After working together in the critically and commercially acclaimed movie ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, director and actor duo of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Farhan Akhtar are teaming up yet again for ‘Toofan’.

Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, ‘Toofan’ stars Farhan Akhtar as a boxer. 

The first look from the movie was released today.

"Toofan Uthega!! FIRST LOOK! #TOOFAN releasing 2nd October 2020!! @rakeyshommehra @ritesh_sid @mrunalofficial2016 #PareshRawal @shankarehsaanloy @excelmovies @romppictures @vjymaurya @zeemusiccompany #AnjumRajabali #JavedAkhtar #AAfilms @drewnealpt @samir_jaura @darrellfoster,” wrote Farhan Akhtar.

The poster sees Farhan Akhtar in the boxing ring packing a punch. The poster shows him flaunting his ripped body, frizzy curly hair and doing the action of an uppercut.

The actor started shooting for the movie a month ago.

Taking to Instagram, Farhan Akhtar posted, Day 1. #ToofanInTheMaking #nerves #excitement #cinemagic #lovemyjob". Earlier while prepping for the film, Farhan shared his thoughts on Instagram stating, "If you want to do your best, you need the best to guide and teach you. Privileged to have @darrellfoster, the man who choreographed #Ali & #BleedForThis take the boxing bouts in #Toofan to a whole other level."

‘Toofan’ also stars Paresh Rawal in the supporting role and Mrunal Thakur as the female lead.

The film is set to hit the screens on October 2, 2020.