The Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directed sports movie will have a direct-to-digital release on the OTT
Farhan Akhtar’s sports drama Toofan is all set to release on the OTT platform. The direct-to-digital release will premiere on Amazon Prime Video and the date for the same has been shared by the Bollywood star. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and starring Mrunal Thakur and Paresh Rawal, besides Farhan, Toofan will release on July 16.
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Produced by Excel Entertainment (Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar) and ROMP Pictures (Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra), the sports film also stars Supriya Pathak Kapur, Hussain Dalal, Dr Mohan Agashe, Darshan Kumaar and Vijay Raaz.
The film sees the reuniting of the successful actor-director duo of Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra after Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. This motivational story revolves around the life of Ajju an orphan boy born in Mumbai’s Dongri who grows up to be a local goon. His life changes when he meets a bright and a compassionate young woman Ananya, whose belief in him motivates him to find his passion as he embarks on his journey to becoming Aziz Ali, a boxing champion.