Farhan Akhtar has introduced that the release of his upcoming movie, Toofan, has been delayed holding the severity of the coronavirus disaster in thoughts. The movie was presupposed to stream on Amazon Prime Video from May 21, 2021. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, the sports activities drama is produced by Excel Entertainment’s Ritesh Sidhwani.
The actor mentioned in an announcement, “The situation in India is truly heart-breaking, and we at Excel Entertainment and ROMP Pictures send our thoughts and prayers to everyone affected by the pandemic. In light of the severity of the situation, our focus is completely on the pandemic and on supporting our employees, their families and in helping the wider community. Therefore, we have taken the decision to postpone the release of our film ‘Toofaan’ until the situation improves. We will issue an update regarding the new release date in due course of time.”
He additionally requested followers to look at all precautions in face of the spiralling numbers. “Please continue to observe Covid Appropriate Behaviour. Also. please register and get vaccinated when it’s your turn. On behalf of the entire team of Toofaan, we urge you to Stay Home, Stay Safe and Stay United. Jai Hind.”
The actor performs a national-level boxing participant. Toofan was initially presupposed to release in October 2020 however was delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. It marks the second collaboration between Rakeysh and Farhan. They earlier collaborated for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, a biopic based mostly on the lifetime of athlete Milkha Singh.
“Toofan is a story that will motivate and inspire all of us to get out of comfort zones and fight towards achieving our dreams. We cannot wait to present our film to viewers across the globe,” Rakeysh had earlier informed ANI. Farhan Akhtar was final seen within the 2019’s The Sky Is Pink, which additionally starred Priyanka Chopra.