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Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Farhan Akhtar starrer is NOT a bio-pic

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Farhan Akhtar starrer is NOT a bio-pic

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After Bhaag Milkha Bhaag the prolific Rakeysh Mehra is all set to direct another sports film with Farhan Akhtar, though this time it’s not a bio-pic. Reveals Rakeysh, “It is a fictional love story, my first contemporary love story scripted by Anjum Rajabali.” While Farhan plays the male lead, the search for the female lead is on. The female lead could be a newcomer or an established actress. “I would never sign any actor, male or female, for the star value that it will bring to the project. It’s always the character first, actor later,” says Rakeysh who is all set to release his new directorial venture Mere Pyare Prime Minister on 8 March. Rakeysh describes it as a love letter to India’s downtrodden. “Do you know, a majority of the rape incidents happen in rural India while women go out
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra confirms he is in talks with Shahid Kapoor; Farhan Akhtar starrer Toofan to roll out in August

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra confirms he is in talks with Shahid Kapoor; Farhan Akhtar starrer Toofan to roll out in August

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It is known that Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Farhan Akhtar, the duo behind the critically acclaimed Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, are set to reunite this year with sports film Toofan.  The film will be produced by the actor himself along with his partner Ritesh Sidhwani under the Excel Entertainment banner. As the film is on boxing, Farhan has already begun extensive prep to essay the character of the boxer. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has confirmed that the film will roll out in August this year and will release in 2020. Besides this, there have been speculations about Rakeysh collaborating with Shahid Kapoor. But nothing was confirmed until now. As per the filmmaker, he is in talks with Shahid for a film. He said that he is such a fabulous actor and feels like he would have a fun time working with S

As relevant as ever but also dapper Farhan Akhtar for Man’s World magazine this month

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Counted amongst the dapper daddies of tinsel town, also the Rockstar Dad - Farhan Akhtar always cut out an unconventional frame as an actor. Daughter to two girls, Farhan hasn’t been especially visible of late as an actor but still is a major creative force. Farhan graces the cover of Man’s World this month, cutting out a dapper picture and divulging on a multitude of things that have been keeping him relevant and busy since his last on-screen venture. Right from producing films and web series to performing live with his band, he remains as relevant as he’s been since the release of the cult film, Dil Chahta Hai. On the fashion front, Farhan has a distinct style game as he flits from being dapper to being effortlessly laidback and cool, pulling it all off with enviable panache. The photos
Did you know Vicky Kaushal’s first audition was for Farhan Akhtar’s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag?

Did you know Vicky Kaushal’s first audition was for Farhan Akhtar’s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag?

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Uri: The Surgical Strike starring Vicky Kaushal and Yami Gautam is the first hit of 2019 witnessing an extraordinary run at the box office. The film has not only won accolades from the critics and audience but the film fraternity and politicians have also given it a positive nod. The actors are receiving praise but it is Vicky Kaushal who has come out as a star. With that being said, it was a huge struggle for the actor before became a breakout star. Recently, Vicky Kaushal revealed that before he bagged his first project Masaan, which was a critically acclaimed performance and film, he had auditioned for Farhan Akhtar starrer Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. While he did not reveal whether it was for the lead role or supporting one, Vicky's first audition was for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's directoria
Filmmaker Ranjit Tiwari ties the knot with Pallavi Jindal; Farhan Akhtar, Gippy Grewal send their wishes

Filmmaker Ranjit Tiwari ties the knot with Pallavi Jindal; Farhan Akhtar, Gippy Grewal send their wishes

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Filmmaker Ranjit Tiwari ties the knot with Pallavi Jindal; Farhan Akhtar, Gippy Grewal send their wishes Filmmaker Ranjit Tiwari, who has directed Lucknow Central, tied the knot with filmmaker Pallavi Jindal earlier this week. The marriage ceremony of the couple was a low key and private affair and was held at her South Mumbai residence. Celebs like Farhan Akhtar and Gippy Garewal have taken to social media to share the...
Farhan Akhtar trains for Toofan; gives a glimpse of his gymming sessions on Instagram

Farhan Akhtar trains for Toofan; gives a glimpse of his gymming sessions on Instagram

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Farhan Akhtar trains for Toofan; gives a glimpse of his gymming sessions on Instagram Farhan Akhtar is all set to return to acting after he last featured in Lucknow Central. After coming on board for The Sky Is Pink, the filmmaker - actor will now play the role of a boxer for the first time in Toofan. Considering that it is a sports film and also owing to the character, Farhan is expected to undergo rigorous training se...
KGF Chapter 2 to come soon! Farhan Akhtar shares post with Yash expressing his excitement for the sequel

KGF Chapter 2 to come soon! Farhan Akhtar shares post with Yash expressing his excitement for the sequel

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KGF Chapter 2 to come soon! Farhan Akhtar shares post with Yash expressing his excitement for the sequel Excel Entertainment managed to succeed into the unknown territory of South films and their first collaboration proved out to be a profitable one. Going unconventional with KGF [Kolar Gold Fields], a multi-lingual film starring Kannada superstar Yash, the film seems to have done brisk business at the box office. And n...
KGF Chapter 2 to come soon! Farhan Akhtar shares post with Yash expressing his excitement for the sequel

KGF Chapter 2 to come soon! Farhan Akhtar shares post with Yash expressing his excitement for the sequel

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KGF Chapter 2 to come soon! Farhan Akhtar shares post with Yash expressing his excitement for the sequel Excel Entertainment managed to succeed into the unknown territory of South films and their first collaboration proved out to be a profitable one. Going unconventional with KGF [Kolar Gold Fields], a multi-lingual film starring Kannada superstar Yash, the film seems to have done brisk business at the box office. And n...
SCOOP: RIFT between cousins Farhan Akhtar and Farah Khan?

SCOOP: RIFT between cousins Farhan Akhtar and Farah Khan?

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SCOOP: RIFT between cousins Farhan Akhtar and Farah Khan? Celebrity cousins Farhan Akhtar and Farah Khan are friends no more. Close pals since their childhood, the twosome have lately begun to could-shoulder one another over #MeToo allegations against Farah’s brother Sajid Khan. Apparently, after women called out Sajid for his alleged misconduct and Sajid was sacked from his directorial duties, his sister Farah, natural
Marriage on cards for Farhan Akhtar this year?

Marriage on cards for Farhan Akhtar this year?

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Marriage on cards for Farhan Akhtar this year? That singer-actor-director Farhan Akhtar is completely smitten by the new love of his life, Shibani Dandekar is for everyone to see on social media. Close friends reveal that Farhan intends to legalize his relationship in 2019. Says a friend of Farhan, “He most definitely wants to take their relationship to the next level. Farhan has always been a family man. Even now af