News|November 4, 2011 2:55 pm

Farhan Akhtar will play Milkha Singh

Farhan Akhtar will be playing the role of Milkha Singh, who was known as The Flying Sikh,

Rakesh Omprakash Mehra has chosen Farhan Akhta for the role of Mikha Singh for his film ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, farhan will be undergoing extensive training with experts who will help him with the role.

Rakesh Mehra has contacted different sports consultants and coaches, who will help to get the training schedule fixed for Farhan Akhtar, Farhan Akhtar will have to go through the schedule required for increasing his stamina, the training will involve long distance marathons and also exercises.

This is the first time Farhan will be acting outside his own production house.