Actor Farhan Akhtar has left a lasting impression on actor Lara Dutta Bhupathi with the trailer of his upcoming film, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, a biopic on sprinter Milkha Singh.
Mahesh Bhupati and Lara Dutta pose as they arrive to watch Talaash in Mumbai. (Photo/Yogen Shah)
“So...saw Talaash (which I really liked), but what stayed with me long after is the accompanying trailer of
BMB (Bhaag Milkha Bhaag)! @FarOutAkhtar, you are hot,” tweeted Lara.
As for his expereince of playing Milkha Singh, Farhan was quoted as saying, “It was definitely a challenge, but it was a challenge that was a very exciting one to accept.”
Did he have to learn Punjabi for his character? “I had to, because there is a very distinct Punjabi flavour to the whole film,” he said.