Actor Ali Fazal Image Credit: IANS

Actor Ali Fazal’s upcoming action Hollywood film ‘Kandahar’ is expected to release in cinemas around the world on May 26 this year.

Directed by Ric Roman Waugh, the film stars popular Scottish actor Gerard Butler Navid Negahban, Ali Fazal, Travis Fimmel and Elnaaz Norouzi in lead roles.

According to ‘Deadline’, ‘Kandahar’, written by Mitchell LaFortune and Waugh, follows Tom Harris (Butler), who is an undercover CIA operative stuck deep in hostile territory in Afghanistan. After his mission is exposed, he must fight his way out, alongside his Afghan translator, to an extraction point in Kandahar, all whilst avoiding elite enemy forces and foreign spies tasked with hunting them down.

Ric Roman Waugh has previously helmed films including ‘Angel Has Fallen’, and ‘Felon’.

Meanwhile, Bollywood actor Fazal will also be seen in the web series ‘Mirzapur Season 3’ which will stream on the OTT platform Amazon Prime Video.

The official release date of the series is still awaited.

He will also be seen in ‘The Unferbug’, ‘Girls will be Girls’, ‘Metro In Dino’, and in another Hollywood film ‘Afghan Dreamers’.