To be honest, the Sikh community has been largely neglected by Bollywood -- despite the inordinate attention it showers towards the Punjabis.
All this is set to change with the release of Akshay Kumar's Singh Is Kinng, an entertainer packed to the brim with turbans. In keeping with this Sardar-stuffed dhamaka, we decided to take a quick look at some of the most memorable Sikh characters in Hindi cinema, down the years:
Akshay Kumar in Singh Is Kinng
True, the film has just released. Still, Kumar has already made sure this release gets enough hype to classify him as an unofficial Sikh, a Punjabi munda who has made sure everything about this film -- from the songs to his look -- is plain and simple iconic. The fate of the film is yet to be seen, but this is one character that is inevitably unforgettable.
Text : Raja Sen
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