Pakistan cricketer Shoab Akhtar is acting in a Bollywood film titled “Main Aur Mera Himmat” which is being directed by Sanghamitra Chowdary. The female lead is being played by Hansika. This will be her second film in Hindi after “Aap Ka Suroor”. She is at present very busy with Telugu films.
The shooting of the film is in progress at a remote village in Punjab. The story deals with an official cricket tour of Pakistan in India and Shoab Akhtar of the Pak team falls in love with a cute Punjabi village belle played by Hansika. The film will also have some footage of Indo-Pak cricket matches.
Shoab Akhtar thus follows cricketers Sunil Gavaskar, Sandeep Patil, Vinod Kambli and Moshin Khan by acting in the Bollywood film.