Akash Thosar, who shot to fame with his Marathi film ‘Sairat’, is now making in-roads to Bollywood. The promising actor is reportedly roped in to play the lead in a short story which will be a part of the sequel to ‘Bombay Talkies’. The film will explore some intense relationships and features Radhika Apte as the female protagonist. Anurag Kashyap, known to direct dark and gritty tales, will direct this story which features Akash and Radhika as friends. Akash had played the lead role of Prashant Kale aka Prashya in ‘Sairat’ and was much applauded.