Farhan Akhtar preps in full swing for Rakesh Omprakash Mehra's 'Toofan'


Actor Farhan Akhtar is all set to shoot his upcoming sports drama Toofan. The film is to be directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. A video of his workout, where he is doing the heavy lifting in the gym, under the special attendance of trainer is floating on the internet.

His role demands physical masculinity, therefore Farhan has already started preparing for the role. Farhan's boxing training is also on the cards soon.


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After playing Olympian sprinter Milkha Singh, Farhan will portray a boxer scripted by Anjum Rajabali and will reunite with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra on screen after 6 years.

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For unversed, Farhan has some fantastic line up ahead. He is currently busy with the last schedule of – a Shonali Bose flick The Sky Is Pink and has simultaneously begun prepping for Toofan.

Toofan is an Excel Entertainment production in association with ROMP Pictures.