‘He would have been proud’: Farhan Akhtar on how Milkha Singh would have reacted to Toofan


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During Toofan’s trailer launch event, Farhan also spoke about how as an audience member, he would love to see Kishore Kumar and Guru Dutt’s life stories coming alive on the silver screen. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. He would have been proud at least for the belief he’s instilled. You have touched all our lives. I shared with him everything that was possible at that point of time,” Farhan said in response to a question. He added, “None of us expected him to fall sick. “I think he would have been very proud if he would have watched this film. When asked if Farhan had the opportunity to show or share anything about Toofan with ‘the Flying Singh,’ the actor mourned the loss of the sportsman and spoke about how he would have been proud of him. For those who didn’t, your story was as a constant source of inspiration and a reminder of humility in success. He’s the core of my being. the side that when it sets it’s mind on something, just never gives up. I would love to see a story on him because he has been such an integral part of our lives through his music. None of us expected his wife to fall ill. That belief that everything is possible has come from him. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd You represented an idea. The actor-director earlier collaborated for the 2013 release Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, based on the legendary late Milkha Singh. Written by A. You represented (to use your own words) how hard work, honesty and determination can lift a person off his knees and get him to touch the sky. “The name that springs to my head is of Kishore Kumar. And the truth is that you will always be alive. I have had the great fortune to have spent time with him and portray him in a film. All of it came as a major shock to all of us. So talented and gifted,” Farhan concluded. (Photo: Express Archive)
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Farhan Akhtar played late Milkha Singh in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 2013 release Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. I do feel sad.”

 

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Farhan said after a pause that the sportsperson instilled in him the belief that hard work pays off. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Honestly, he has instilled in me the value of working hard. “I showed him the first poster when it had come out. For those who knew you as a father and a friend, it was a blessing. The legendary athlete died due to Covid-19 related complications in Chandigarh. Because you were more than a large hearted, loving, warm, down to earth man. Farhan will be seen playing a boxer in Toofan, a sport-drama. On Instagram, Farhan wrote, “A part of me is still refusing to accept that you are no more. But the impact that the man had on me, just in terms of opening up my mind to the fact that everything is possible only when you’re willing to work hard. I do miss him,” he said.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
Milkha Singh passed away on June 18. The Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directorial will release on July 16 on Amazon Prime Video. Another person whose life will make for a great viewing is Guru Dutt. Farhan had penned a moving post for the four-time Asian Games gold medallist. Maybe it’s the stubborn side I inherited from you..