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Farhan Akhtar gets in shape for Toofan

THE ASIAN AGE.
Published : May 20, 2019, 11:07 pm IST
Updated : May 21, 2019, 1:26 am IST

According to a source Farhan will have to get an athlete body before he starts the project.

Farhan Akhtar
 Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s association with Bhaag Milkha Bhaag has been one of the most successful ones. Now they are all set to collaborate yet again for a sports-based drama on a boxer. Farhan who is going through rigorous workout sessions has been asked to get a leaner body for the same.

According to a source close to the actor reveals Farhan will have to get an athlete body before he starts the project. Apart from hectic workout sessions, he has also been put on a  certain diet which will help him to achieve the look sooner. Farhan who is workaholic has hit the gym big time to get in shape.

The Dil Chahta Hai director also took to his Instagram handle to share a video. The actor shared the post and wrote, “I guess I didn’t know this is what he meant by a sit up. ?? #ToofanInTheMaking #fitnessgoals#morecore #hardcore #abworkout#pushfurther #skillset ??? @samir_jaura ? @drewnealpt Music: Busy Child @thecrystalmethod"

He shared another post and wrote, “It’s impossible to do this and not have the ‘Rocky’ theme playing in your head. All these years later.. the music by Bill Conti just nails it.”

Toofan will be bankrolled by Akhtar and Riteish Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s ROMP Pictures. Apart from toofan eh will also be sene in The Sky Is Pink with Priyanka Chopra.

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