Farhan Akhtar To Collaborate With Director Rakeysh Mehra For ‘Toofan’
Farhan Akhtar is going to collaborate with director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra once again. Their last film together was the Milkha Singh biopic ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ which got a lot of praise by the audience.
They are joining hands for the upcoming sports drama ‘Toofan’. It narrates the story of a boxer. Farhan Akhtar confirmed the news on his Twitter handle.
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“Thrilled to share that 6 years after Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, @rakeyshommehra and I are reuniting to create ‘Toofan’.. a heartfelt story of a boxer. Hope for your best wishes as we embark on this new journey. Love.”
The film is not a biopic but more of a fictional story which is produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani. Farhan will start his boxing training soon. ‘Toofan’ will go on floors this years.
Director Rakeysh Mehra also tweeted and revealed the news. He wrote:
“Embarking on a new journey with @FarOutAkhtar to create #Toofan A heartfelt love story”
Apart from the Rakeysh Mehra film, Farhan will also be seen in Shonali Bose’s The Sky Is Pink’.