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Farhan Akhtar Milkha Singh News

  • | November 30th, 2012

    BHAAG MILKHA BHAAG teaser trailer: Farhan Akhtar is the sure-footed rockstar

    BHAAG MILKHA BHAAG teaser trailer: Farhan Akhtar is the sure-footed rockstar
    The much awaited trailer of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s film is out, and the lead actor seems to do absolute justice to the strong personality of the Flying Sikh

    Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag looks like a film that’s going to be a milestone in Farhan Akhtar’s career. Industry insiders are raving about how the first look at the trailer has left them awestruck. Click here to read more

  • | April 25th, 2012

    Will Farhan Akhtar match Milkha Singh’s record?

    Will Farhan Akhtar match Milkha Singh’s record?

    The dishy actor’s recent feat came very close to the world record in the 100m race. But shouldn’t he match the Flying Sikh’s records set at the Asian Games!
    Filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar and his director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s hard work and meticulousness in recreating India’s fastest runner Milkha Singh for the big screen is paying off slowly and steadily. If you look at the film stills of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag you will believe, even if it’s just for a few seconds, that Farhan is the real Milkha Singh. Click here to read more

  • | April 5th, 2012

    Farhan Akhtar in the first look of ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’

    Farhan Akhtar in the first look of ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’

    Farhan Akhtar has managed to perfect Milkha Singh’s look in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s biopic and is working hard on getting his running action and body language right
    Farhan Akhtar was initially nervous about acting in a biopic but it was director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra who convinced him that he was the perfect choice to play India’s ace athlete Milkha Singh. Farhan knew that if he took up Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, he would have to do complete justice to Singh’s character as he is one of India’s biggest sports icons.
    The first look of the film is now out and Farhan has definitely managed to perfect the look of the athlete with his long hair and beard. But even as he shoots for the film, the actor is working really hard to get Singh’s running action and mannerisms right. Farhan had met ‘The Flying Sikh’ before starting his preparations, which helped him get into the skin of the character. Click here to read more