Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty is a 2014 Indian action thriller film written and directed by A. R. Murugadoss, and produced by Vipul Shah. It features Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles, along withFarhad as the antagonist in his Bollywood debut and Govinda in a special appearance. It is a remake of Murugadoss’ own acclaimed Tamil filmThuppakki (2012). The film released on 6 June 2014, becoming the biggest net grosser of the first half of 2014. Akshay Kumar was nominatedFilmfare Award for Best Actor at 60th Filmfare Awards.