Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's directorial BHAAG MILKHA BHAAG clocked six years of its release on Thursday. Actor Farhan Akhtar, who essayed the title role of Milkha Singh in the film said the film changed his life. The film was based on the life of Indian athlete Milkha Singh who was a national champion runner and an Olympian.
Farhan Akhtar took to social media where he wrote: "Six years since BHAAG MILKHA BHAAG came along and changed my life. Heart is filled with gratitude for all the love you have shown and continue to show our film. Big big hug."
The film also starred Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Divya Dutta, Meesha Shafi, Pavan Malhotra and Art Malik.
Farhan Akhtar is currently busy prepping for his next TOOFAN, also directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.
The actor has joined hands with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra after six years for TOOFAN and will be seen playing a boxer. Other details of the film are still under wraps.
The film will be jointly produced by Excel Movies and ROMP Pictures.