Megastar Akshay Kumar has kickstarted the shoot for his much-anticipated project ‘Ram Setu’ and the actor has unveiled his first look from the film, in which he will play an archaeologist.

The ‘Mission Mangal’ star took to Twitter and termed the film as ‘one of the most special films of his career’ and shared a picture of himself in as the intriguing character.

The picture sees the actor donning a pair of glasses, sporting neck-length hair. The ‘Good Newwz’ star captioned the post, “The journey of making one of the most special films for me begins today. #RamSetu shooting begins! Playing an archaeologist in the film.”

Kumar announced the film on Diwali last year. He released posters for the project on his social media accounts. The film is being directed by Abhishek Sharma and is produced by Aruna Bhatia and Vikram Malhotra.

‘Ram Setu’ is an action-adventure drama that tells a story deeply rooted in Indian cultural and historical heritage. The movie also features Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushratt Bharuccha in pivotal roles.

Following the film’s theatrical release, ‘Ram Setu’ will be made available for Amazon Prime members. This is the first Indian film being produced with the help of the streaming service.