Here’s a look back on what Farhan Akhtar was involved with in 2019
The multi-talented has gathered appreciation for all his work, be it as a director, actor, producer, writer or singer. But his significant moment from 2019 must be the release of his 10 years shelved movie with director Anand Surapur. The Fakir of Venice is a Hindi comedy, that released on 8th February 2019, ten years after the premiere due to production-related issues. This was Farhan’s first movie shot as an actor. However, the film received mixed reviews.
He kick-started 2019 with a huge success as a producer. ‘Gully boy’ a Zoya Akhtar directorial, produced by Farhan Akhtar
came out on 14th February 2019. This movie got huge success and stirred the crowds onto the streets with Indian Rap music. The film in itself is a classic collaboration of the siblings, and they have yet again swept the box office with the collections.
Following this, Farhan treated his fans with another music video titled ‘Seagull from Echoes’. The video came out on 15th March 2019. The soothing music and the Akhtar genes in the lyrics, definitely get you grooving to it. He had earlier released a few singles on his own, to mention: Rear View Mirror, Jaane Ye Kyun Kiya and Why Couldn’t it be Me?
Then came his most awaited 2019 release ‘The Sky is Pink’ with Priyanka Chopra Jonas. This became a box office bomb and helped him revive his fame as an actor. The film received positive feedback, and his acting was extremely appreciated yet again.
The actor is now all geared up for his big 2020 release ‘Toofan’. This Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directorial is a Hindi sports drama, produced by the actor himself. The director-actor duo that worked on Bhaag Milka Bhaag are back together, and the anticipation is real. The first look poster for the film was released, and the fans are waiting to see the actor steal our hearts in the role of a boxer. The movie is set to release on 2nd October 2020.
Wishing him a fantastic year ahead and success in all his ventures ahead in 2020 Xappie wishes Farhan a very Happy Birthday!