The release date of the highly anticipated inspiring sports film Toofan, featuring Farhan Akhtar was revealed by the makers. The film will release on Amazon Prime Video on July 16. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and made by Excel Entertainment (Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar) and ROMP Pictures (Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra), Toofaan is touted as the biggest sports play of the year. Toofaan also stars Mrunal Thakur, Paresh Rawal, Supriya Pathak Kapur, Hussain Dalal, Dr Mohan Agashe, Darshan Kumaar and Vijay Raaz, moreover Farhan. The film was scheduled to release on May 21 but postponed due to the second wave of Covid-19 in India.
Sharing the information, Farhan took to social websites and wrote, “With humility, love and in dedication to the fighting spirit of the beautiful people of our nation, our film ‘Toofaan’ will be releasing on July 16th.”
The film is a motivational story that revolves around the life of Ajju an orphan boy born in Mumbai’s Dongri who grows up for a local goon. His life changes when he meets a bright and compassionate young woman Ananya, whose belief in him motivates him to find his enthusiasm as he embarks on his journey to getting Aziz Ali, a boxing champion.
Toofaan brings alive the exhilarating nature of boxing as a game while narrating a riveting tale that follows the journey of a frequent man because he navigates through the ups and downs of life to attain his dreams. It is a story about elegance, fire and perseverance, along with the drive to succeed. The film marks the second collaboration between Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. Earlier, the dynamic duo packed a punch with Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.
The trailer of the was realeased in March 12th whcih you can watch here: