Aashayein

Aashayein
  • Movie Director: Nagesh Kukunoor
  • Cast and Crew: John Abraham, Sonal Sehgal, Prateeksha Lonkar, Girish Karnad, Farida Jalal, Ashwin Chitale, Anaitha Nair
  • Releasing Date: August 27, 2010
  • Music Composers: Pritam, Shiraz Uppal, Salim-Sulaiman
  • Lyricist: Mir Ali Husain
  • Production House: Fuji Productions
  • Fun Fact: Shreyas Talpade made a special appearance in the film as the lead singer of a band.
  • Why it Made News: John Abraham had to lose 16 kilos for the film that faced some harsh comments from the critics.

Rahul Sharma (John Abraham) is a gambler whose wheel of fortune turns when he wins a bet worth 30 million rupees. That night he proposes his girlfriend Nafisa (Sonal Sehgal) and collapses the moment she accepts the proposal, only to discover next day that he has cancer and has only few months to live. He leaves behind his wealth for Nafisa and goes to a rehabilitation centre where he meets several people with incurable diseases. His experiences with the inmates of the centre and how he learns to live in the present form the rest of the story.