Singer Michael Bolton shows interest in Farhan’s social campaign

  • Dibyojyoti Baksi, Hindustan Times, Mumbai
  • Updated: Dec 24, 2014 17:31 IST

On November 17, Hollywood star Emma Watson had tweeted in support of Farhan Akhtar’s social campaign.


started ‘Men Against Rape and Discrimination’ (MARD) in India — is a director, screenwriter, producer, actor and singer (sic),” she posted on the micro-blogging site. And now, Farhan has another international celebrity’s support as American singer Michael Bolton has reportedly expressed interest in helping out with the campaign.

According to a source, Bolton’s team has reached out to Farhan’s team to discuss how they could take the matter forward. “Both the team’s members met last week in Mumbai and spoke about this collaboration,” adds the source.

Earlier, Bolton had even tweeted, “@FarOutAkhtar I see that with all your diverse talents & interests U advocate for women’s empowerment. Love to learn more about your goals! (sic),” expressing his desire to find out more about the campaign.

The actor is currently busy with the post-production for Zoya Akhtar’s film. “Once Farhan wraps up his present commitments he will see how they can associate for the cause,” says the source. When asked about this development, Farhan confirmed it.

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