Farhan Akhtar has signed an international project with Marvel Studios. Unconfirmed sources said the actor started filming for the project in Bangkok, although when we reached out to Marvel owner Disney they declined to comment.
“Farhan is currently stationed in Bangkok, with international cast and crew, filming a project with Marvel Studios, which is known to be one of the biggest movie studios in the world,” the source said. .
However, the source declined to give details of the project. “All other details of the project are strictly secret,” the source explained. Filming for “ Ms. Marvel ” is reportedly taking place in Bangkok, however, it is not known if Farhan will be on the show.
Looks like we’ll have to wait for an official announcement.
Meanwhile, Farhan has the movie “Toofaan” lined up for release. The actor plays a boxer in the film. “Toofan” was directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and also features Mrunal Thakur, Paresh Rawal, Supriya Pathak Kapur and Hussain Dalal. This is the second time that Farah has worked with Mehra. The two had collaborated for the film ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ in 2003.
In a recent interview, speaking about the making of ‘Toofaan’, Mehra said, “So in a way the lockdown was liberating for me. I was working on it 20 hours a day without any disruption. setting up an edit line. with one of my editors, and the same with sound. That period also gave me space and time to complete other scripts. “
Speaking about his collaboration with Farhan after the success of ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ released 7 years ago, Rakeysh said: “After working with Farhan in ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ I was sure he would be the Perfect protagonist for “Toofaan.” The best thing about him is that he doesn’t act the role, but lives it out completely.
The highly anticipated sports drama will premiere direct on Amazon Prime Video on May 21.