Apart from this, Farhan will also be seen in Shonali Bose's 'The Sky Is Pink' alongside Priyanka Chopra and Zaira Wasim.
Farhan Akhtar is well known for getting into the skin of his character and he has proved it time and again on the silver screen.
The versatile actor who nailed it in 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' playing the titular role of a protagonist is all set to play a boxer in 'Toofan'. Taking to Instagram, Farhan who had been making headlines for his romantic pictures with girlfriend Shibani Dandekar shared a video of him prepping to get into the character of a boxer as he practises his punching skills with a speedball.
He captioned the picture as "Getting there. A day at a time. #ToofanInTheMaking #fitnesslife #skillset #speedball #painorpleasure #keepgoing #boxerlife @drewnealpt @samir_jaura"
The film will see him reunite with director Rakyesh Omprakash Mehra however, unlike their earlier collaboration, this movie will not a biopic. Farhan has been sweating it out with World Kickboxing champion, Drew Neal and has been sharing videos from his preparations for the role of a boxer.