Bollywood’s favourite Khiladi, Akshay Kumar seems to be very busy in the coming year. His forthcoming movie Joker opposite Dabangg gal Sonakshi Sinha is all set to hit the theatres. The dates are finally out. Siddharth Roy Kapur of UTV Motion Pictures and director Shirish Kunder confirmed the date as August 31, 2012. Post this December the team would be busy working on VFX and 3D of the film for about six odd months and then last couple of months would be reserved for an all around promotional campaign. In the meanwhile, Akshay is busy with other projects like Sajid Khan’s Housefull 2 (April 2012) Prabhu Deva’s Rowdy Rathore (June 2012), and Khiladi 786 – Made In Punjab (November 2012). Only time will tell, if Akki can beat the current Khan popularity with his performance.