Right now, actor-director Farhan Akhtar is ready with his upcoming movie Lucknow Central where he plays role of an aspiring actor and also a prisoner. In the movie, he is huge fan of Bhojpuri actor Manoj Tiwari. First look from the movie has been shared and Farhan is looking apt in his character without any doubt. Farhan’s character is from Uttar Pradesh.
Details about the character is given through the slate that Farhan has been holding. It is certainly a unique way to present a character. Farhan has tweeted saying “Ye hai Kishan Mohan Girhotra .. jail mein isse १८२१ bulaate hain. #LucknowCentral #firstlook #15september2017”
Director of Lucknow Central Ranjit Tiwari expects to release the movie on 15th September, 2017. In addition to Farhan Akhtar, Gippy Grewal. Diana Penty, Deepak Dobriyal, Rajesh Sharma and Ronit Roy can be seen in the movie.
Previously, there has been a lot of issue with the pick of leading lady in the movie. Initially, Kriti Sanon has been chosen for the part. However, she has to leave the movie due to date clash with her another movie Bareily Ki Barfi. After that several actress has been tried such as Miryza actress Saiyami Kher. Later on, Diana Penty has been finalized for the role.
Producer Nikhil has described the movie as an unique and intriguing one as it revolves around the jail and inmates. So, the makers are pretty excited about it. Through the star cast, further charm has been added to the movie. It is expected to be a captivating drama.
Massive sets have been created in Goregaon for the movie. Scary looking jail environment has been created through the set up. Following to a few drawings and layouts including some 3D model. Amit Ray has created the set with precision.