Farhan Akhtar's band Farhan Live will perform in the United States for the first time. The six-day tour will start on May 20 from Dallas, Texas and will conclude on May 29 in Washington, DC. Meanwhile, Farhan, who was last seen in Wazir, will soon be seen in Rock On 2, co-starring Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Rampal and Purab Kohli
The 73-year-old is right behind superstar Salman Khan, whose page has been liked by 29,434,865 fans on the social networking site. Big B tweeted: On Facebook 23 MILLION followers!! BAAADUMMBAAA! 23!! THATS 23=5 ..5TH OF FEB ..Abhisheks birthday!," Amitabh, who was last seen on the big screen in Bejoy Nambiar's directorial Wazir
Directed by Mukul S Anand, Hum also starred Rajinikanth, Govinda, Kimi Katkar, Deepa Sahi, Shilpa Shirodkar, Danny Denzongpa, Anupam Kher and Kader Khan in pivotal roles. Mr Bachchan, who was last seen in Bejoy Nambiar's Wazir, recently wrapped up Ribhu Dasgupta's Te3n. It also stars Vidya Balan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui
"I think we (actors) are kind of fortunate that we have a reason apart from just staying fit, that you can do something about it (fitness) and bring it into performance. So, there's even more motivation to keep doing it (staying fit)," Farhan said
"Male actors are not criticised for the fluctuation in their weight and that shows how we look at women when they are onscreen or in normal life. This mentality needs to change. We are all here because we are creative and talented," said Aditi Rao Hydari, who was recently seen in Wazir, co-starring Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar made his debut as an actor in 2008 with Rock On!!, for which he won a second National Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi as a producer. His film Wazir, co-starring Big B, Aditi Rao Hydari and Neil Nitin Mukesh, released on January 8
An action thriller, the film, which stars Farhan Akhtar and Amitabh Bachchan in key roles, has received mixed reviews from critics. NDTV's Saibal Chatterjee, who's given it a 2.5-star rating, writes in his review of the film, "Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar, working together on the screen for the very first time, in tandem, are like a house on fire"
"I am dying to do a film that is based on dance. I want to use my dance skills. I am a trained dancer. Wazir is obviously not about dance but a thriller mystery. I would love to do a film that is about dance, as I love to dance. I don't want to be stuck in a box as versatility is very important for me," said Aditi Rao Hydari
"When I say I'm an outsider, I mean that my family is not from the industry. There are so many people who struggle to get into the industry and being that outsider, I am working with really good people," Aditi said
Sharman attended the screening of Vidhu Vinod Chopra's film Wazir in Mumbai. Directed by Bejoy Nambiar, Wazir features Amitabh Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Aditi Rao Hydari. "Wazir is a wonderful film," said Sharman. He was last seen in Hate Story 3, which also featured Daisy Shah and Zarine Khan
The first big release of 2016 is here courtesy actors Amitabh Bachchan Farhan Akhtar and their film Wazir. Then there is Onir and Sanjay Suri's Chauranga, which tells the story of a 14-year-old Dalit boy, Santu, who rebels against societal norms. Hollywood has films like Daddy's Home and Our Brand Is Crisis on its platter
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal watched Wazir with its cast including actors Farhan Akhtar and Aditi Rao Hydari, producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra and writer Abhijat Joshi at a special screening held at PVR's Director's Cut. "We are very proud of the film that we have made and would love it if everyone sees it"