Cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father, actor Yograj Singh is all set to play Milkha Singh's coach in the film
. The Hindi-Punjabi actor has been in the industry for nearly three decades now. He made his acting debut in J P Dutta's
in 1983 and was last seen in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's home- productions
Yuvraj dropped by on the sets of
to see his father shoot. This is the first time Yuvraj has shown such keen interest in his father's film. His father was deeply moved and extremely happy to see his son on the sets of his film. Yuvraj even gave the clap for his father's shot.
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's
stars Farhan Akhtar in the lead role as Milkha Singh and Sonam Kapoor plays his love interest. The film also stars veteran actor Dalip Tahil as Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.