Farhan to Play a Role of a Single Father and Boxer in His Next Film


Everyone is familiar with the multi- talented magic of Bollywood, Farhan Akhtar. People still have the imprints of his role from the movie Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. Now the news is coming that Farhan Akhtar is all ready to go for his next movie, in which he will play the role of a boxer.

This time Farhan Akhtar got approached by the director Mohit Suri, for his film, which will paint the emotions of a father- son relationship. In the recent media interaction Mohit Suri talked about the film and said this film will focus on a relationship between father and son, where Farhan Akhtar will play the role of a single father. The movie will deal with the challenges and responsibilities, a single parent faces while bringing up their children. Mohit Suri also revealed that this movie is very closed to his heart and is inspired by the relationship which he and his father shares.

Reminiscing about those days, the director with a heavy heart stated that he had lost his mother when he was eight and how his father had turned a single dad at the mere age of 36.

Coming to getting Farhan Akhtar on board, Mohit had approached the multi-talented star along with producer Goldie Behl for the film. He further asserted that he has already discussed the script with Farhan who was not only impressed by the same but has also greenlit the project. The casting for the actor’s son and other roles is still underway.

Mohit Suri also mentioned that he will be starting with his next project as soon as he returns from his 2 week US trip. Reportedly, the film is set in two time zones, one where Farhan Akhtar will be seen in the role of a doting son and later as a father to a kid. From what we hear, the actor has already started prepping for the same and will be undergoing physical training to get his body into the shape of a boxer.