Finally, the wait is over! Amazon Prime Video today released the trailer of the most-awaited movie of the year, Toofaan. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, the movie stars Farhan Akhtar and Mrunal Thakur. The trailer of Toofaan shows us the journey of life of a local goon, Ajju Bhai, who turns professional boxer, Aziz Ali played by Farhan Akhtar.
Presented by Amazon Prime Video in association with Excel Entertainment and ROMP Pictures, Toofaan is produced by Ritesh Sidhwani. It also stars Paresh Rawal, Supriya Pathak Kapoor, Hussain Dalal, Dr. Mohan Agashe, Darshan Kumar, and Vijay Raaz in pivotal roles.
In the trailer, we see how an orphan boy (Farhan Akhtar) of Dongri grows up to be a local goon. He then meets a girl Ananya (Mrunal Thakur) who shows him the right path. He then goes on to become a world-class boxer. It shows how passion, perseverance, hard work can help someone succeed in life and be on the right path.
You can watch the trailer of Toofaan here.
Farhan Akhtar revealed in a statement how challenging it was to get into the skin of his character. He said, “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.” He also said that he is thoroughly excited to see all our hard work on the screen.
Toofaan is releasing on Amazon Prime Video on July 16.