Finally the wait is over and here comes the official trailer of upcoming biographical film Azhar featuring Emraan Hashmi as former Indian Cricket Captain Mohammad Azharuddin. The film is based on the life of Azhar and the match fixing scandal that stormed the Indian cricket in 1999.
Related: Watch the motion poster of Azhar
Directed by Tony D’Souza, Azhar is the story of the most popular Indian Cricket who rose on the mast of the Cricket World as the master batsman, Successful Captain who led the side in 3 World Cups and a champion fielder. This will show you the ups and down in Azhar’s life. From his two marriages with Naureen to glamour girl Sangeeta Bijlani to the accused of match fixing due to which he had imposed the lifetime ban by the Cricket Board. How he will come out of these dreadful tough time.
The trailer is simply magnificent and it shows that Emraan has given his best to get into the shoes of this legendary Indian player. You will easily see the glimpses of Azhar in Emraan with the way of his talking, walking and his batting style, all are imitating Azhar.
The supporting actors like Prachi Desai as his first wife, Nargis Fakhri as Sangeeta Bijlani and Gautam Gulati as commentator Ravi Shashtri are all looking promising in their characters.
You might see some unknown facts about Azhar’s life because lots of research had been done before making this film and Azhar himself provides every possible assistance to the makers of Azhar to present the truth. Emraan had got some valuable tips from Azhar to learn the methodologies of cricket that close to his perfection.
Produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor, Azhar is scheduled to hit the screens on 13th May 2016.