Farhan gets trolled on social media for his singing and for having a different voice texture.
Excel Entertainment will produce a variety of stories under its series banner Excel Media & Entertainment for Netflix, commencing with "Dabba Cartel" and "Queen of the Hill".
The coming-of-age drama, also starring Preity Zinta, Sonali Kulkarni and Dimple Kapadia, marked Farhan's directorial debut and is regarded as a benchmark film on friendship.
The Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra-directed movie, which also featured Mrunal Thakur and Paresh Rawal in pivotal roles, had debuted on streaming service's platform on July 16.
Farhan Akhtar, along with director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and co-star Mrunal Thakur, chat about boxing drama Toofaan, out on Amazon Prime.
Packing a Punch: Farhan Akhtar on his OTT release 'Toofaan', physical transformation for role of boxer
From gaining pounds to losing it and then piling it on again during the shooting cycle can take a toll on anyone. For a 47-year-old, these transformations have not been easy.
The primary excitement around Toofaan has been the reunion, after eight years, of Farhan with director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.
Spent around 6 months to learn just basics of boxing: Farhan Akhtar on role preparation for 'Toofaan'
Directed by Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra, 'Toofaan' revolves around the journey of a local goon, Ajju Bhai (Farhan) becoming a professional boxer, Aziz Ali.
Thakur is playing Ananya in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's latest directorial, Farhan Akhtar-starrer Toofaan, set to start streaming on Amazon Prime Video from 16 July 2021.
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Farhan Akhtar have now reunited for "Toofaan", another sports drama feature after "Bhag Milkha Bhag", scheduled to be released on Amazon Prime Video on July 16.
The song, composed by Dub Sharma, showcases the rigorous boxing training undergone by Farhan's character, Aziz Ali.
Akhtar said the 'driving force' of 'Toofaan' is the incredible journey that its three important characters are on.
Bollywood actor-producer Farhan Akhtar shared the trailer of his upcoming boxing drama 'Toofaan' on Wednesday.
The trailer of Farhan Akhtar-starrer Toofan will drop on June 30. The boxing drama is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.
Farhan Akhtar posted a picture on Instagram posing with Milkha, who was popularly known as the 'Flying Sikh'.