‘Akira’ official poster: Sonakshi Sinha looks daring

The ‘Dabangg’ girl Sonakshi Sinha will be seen in an altogether different avatar in A.R Murugadoss’s ‘Akira’. Sonakshi took to her Twitter handle to unveil the official poster of ‘Akira’ and she gives an intense, fierce look in the poster.

On releasing the poster, Sonakshi wrote# Lights... Camera... ACTION! #Akira

Lately, she also announced the release date of ‘Akira’, tweeting# Because YOU and I both cant wait to see how @ARMurugadoss has transformed me in #AKIRA... We are now releasing on September 2!

Earlier, the film was supposed to clash with Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar starrer ‘Manmarziyaan’on September 23 but later it was pushed ahead.

Sonakshi Sinha who was last seen in ‘Tevar’ with Arjun Kapoor has undergone rigorous training to fit into the role. In the movie, Sonakshi plays a daring misunderstood girl.

‘Akira’, the Hindi remake of Tamil hit film ‘Mouna Guru’ is said to be an emotional thriller set in Mumbai and Rajasthan. The film marks Murugadoss' third Bollywood project after back-to-back hits like 'Ghajini' and 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty'.

Apart from Sonakshi, 'Akira’ also stars Konkona Sensharma, Anurag Kashyap and Shatrughan Sinha in pivotal roles.