Actor Farhan Akhtar will play the lead role in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra`s upcoming biopic ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra considered many other actors for this role but finally Farhan Akhtar was selected.
Farhan Akhtar will play the role of Milkha Singh in this movie. Sonam Kapoor will do female lead in ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ . Movie is slated to start in February 2012.
To know more about Milkha Singh , Farhan Akhtar even met him at punjab. He is also doing rigorous training for getting physic like Milka Singh.