The wait is lastly over. The trailer of Toofaan launched at present, June 30. In the trailer, Farhan Akhar, who performs the function of a boxer, is making jaws drop together with his athletic physique and intense look. Mrunal Thakur acts as his supportive girlfriend. Farhan had undergone a lot of coaching for Toofaan, and it’s evident from the trailer that his efforts have paid off. Toofaan is an inspirational sports drama that portrays the journey of Aziz Ali – from a goon to a profitable boxer.
TOOFAAN TRAILER OUT
Just a few hours before the release of the trailer, the makers of Toofaan had dropped a new poster of the film. Amazon Prime Video shared the trailer at present and wrote, “To the ones who never back down. It’s time to bring Boxing glove #ToofaanOnPrime, July 16 (sic).” The trailer begins with Mrunal’s character encouraging Farhan’s character to renew his ardour for boxing. Then we see Farhan in the boxing ring enjoying matches. Paresh Rawal can also be seen as a powerful coach. There are few romantic moments shared between Mrunal and Farhan. Toofaan is a story of hope, religion and interior power, fueled by ardour and perseverance.
To the ones who never back down.
It’s time to bring #ToofaanOnPrime, July 16
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FARHAN AKHTAR ON HIS ROLE IN TOOFAAN
Farhan Akhtar revealed how difficult it was to get below the pores and skin of his character. Talking about his function and preparation behind it, the actor stated, “Toofaan is a true labour of love. No matter how physically strong one is, stepping into the shoes of a boxer is a whole new ball game. It took 8 to 9 months of rigorous training for me to get into the skin character and it made me realize how physically, mentally and emotionally demanding the sport actually is. I am thoroughly excited to see all our hard work on the screen and I am glad we are going to be able to take the movie to audiences across 240 countries and territories with Amazon Prime Video.”
WHAT DID PARESH RAWAL SAY?
Speaking about his experience and what made him say yes to the film, Paresh Rawal stated, “Any new project is exciting when it’s challenging. Playing a boxing coach was a new challenge, and that fuels me as an actor. Toofaan at its core is about all the challenges one goes through and how one should never give up. It is a wholesome entertainer that is thrilling, thought provoking and motivating. Rakeysh has created a masterpiece and Farhan brings his A-game here. I am looking forward to the audience’s reaction to this movie and I hope they enjoy watching it just the way we enjoyed making it.”
MRUNAL THAKUR’S REACTION TO WORKING WITH THE CAST OF TOOFAAN
Sharing her pleasure working with the versatile forged, Mrunal Thakur added, “It’s purely a dream come true moment to work with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Paresh Rawal and Farhan Akhtar. I remember sending Rakeysh a Facebook message seven years back expressing my willingness to work with him and today it is happening! I am thrilled, blessed and over the moon to be part of this exciting project. Working with this deadly combination at this point of my career still feels like a dream. I couldn’t have asked for a better or more inspiring cast or a better release with Amazon Prime Video premiering the title across 240 countries and territories.”
Toofaan is offered by Amazon Prime Video in affiliation with Excel Entertainment and ROMP Pictures. The movie is produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. Toofaan is about in Bombay. The movie additionally stars Supriya Pathak Shah and Hussain Dalal in pivotal roles and is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. It will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on July 16. For the uninitiated, Farhan Akhtar had to gain 15 kilos in six weeks for his role in Toofaan.