The a lot awaited sport’s drama Toofaan’ starring Farhan Akhtar, Mrunal Thakur, and Paresh Rawal amongst others has been making a buzz ever since its inception. From its first look posters to the movie’s trailer, it has obtained a lot love and applause from the viewers and critics alike. Now the makers have roped in nations’ music heartthrob Arijit Singh for two love songs in the movie.
There is already large anticipation surrounding the inspirational sports activities drama ‘Toofaan’ that reunites Farhan Akhtar and director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, after the riveting success of ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’. Adding to the thrill, the makers have now introduced to deal with followers by rolling in Arijit Singh for two love songs in the movie.
Music has at all times performed an integral position in all of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s movies so it comes as no shock that the album of ‘Toofaan’ includes six songs. Interestingly, regardless of being an inspirational sports activities drama, the movie has a powerful love story and also will embody two romantic songs that are distinctive to the movie and superbly add to the storyline.
Talking in regards to the growth, filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra stated, “We have two romantic numbers in ‘Toofaan’ and when the songs were written and composed, there was absolutely no doubt that Arijit should be the voice for it. For me, love and romance is always paramount and Arijit today is not just a beautiful voice but also the voice of a generation.”
“When you have someone like that collaborating with you on a project that in itself is a historical moment. I am a huge fan of his and we mutually hold a lot of admiration for each other,” he added.
While one tune might be composed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy, the opposite consists by Samuel Shetty and Akanksha Nandrekar. Producer Ritesh Sidhwani shared his pleasure about roping in Arijit and stated, “In ‘Toofaan’ the love story is a key driving force and the two tracks sung by Arijit fit seamlessly into the narrative, taking the story forward. It was just perfect having Arijit come on board to sing these two tracks.”
The forthcoming movie will stream on Amazon Prime Video beginning May 21, 2021. Produced by Ritesh Sidhwani (Excel Entertainment), Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (ROMP Pictures), and Farhan, the highly-anticipated sports activities drama is helmed by Rakeysh. ‘Toofaan’ which narrates the story of a boxer marks the second collaboration of Farhan with Rakeysh after the large success of ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, the biopic based mostly on Indian athlete Milkha Singh. Sharing the teaser of the movie, Farhan wrote, “It fills me with immense joy to give you the first glimpse of a film into which we poured all our love, passion, exuberance, madness even. It truly is a labour of love and today I am so excited to share it with you. Here’s presenting the #ToofaanTeaser.. big big hug.”
The movie additionally stars Supriya Pathak Kapur, Hussain Dalal, Mohan Agashe, and Darshan Kumaar. The film was initially scheduled to launch in October 2020 however was delayed due to the continued coronavirus pandemic. In the movie, Farhan might be seen as a national-level boxing participant.
The film has been shot throughout Mumbai at actual areas just like the Dongri slums and the Gateway Of India. Apart from appearing in and producing ‘Toofan’, Farhan can also be bankrolling the film ‘Sharmaji Namkeen’. The movie was stalled due to the unlucky passing of actor Rishi Kapoor. Reportedly Paresh Rawal would substitute the late actor in the movie. Farhan’s final on-screen outing was ‘The Sky is Pink’, the place he labored with Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Zaira Wasim, and Rohit Saraf.
-with ANI inputs