The serial kisser of Bollywood Emraan Hasmi is all set to play the role of Mohammed Azharuddin in his upcoming flick Azhar. The movie would be based on true life events about the rise, success amd downfall of the former Indian cricket captain.
Emraan Hashmi, travelled to Hyderabad with the cricketing legend to visit his old haunts and get to know his early days in a better way. The actor is going under the skin of the character and Azhar has extended all his support to help him in the project.
Azharuddin has currently joined Emraan Hashmi in London where the movie is being shot. The former Indian cricket captain would be present on the sets as the crew would shoot crucial highlight scenes of the movie, Azhar would keep a watchful eye and guide the actor accordingly.
Talking about Azhar joining the sets, Emraan Hashmi said, "I called Azhar up and formally invited him to join us here. Incidentally, we now plan to shoot our cricketing portions when Azhar is here. It is always good to shoot under an expert eye and who better to guide us than the man himself."
Azhar, the movie would capture real life events of the former Indian cricket captain who was mired in various controversies, his early days, success, ups and downs and all of his cricketing career.
The movie is slated to be released on May 13, 2016.
Emraan Hashmi entering the cricket field as former Indian cricket captain Mohammed Azharuddin for the movie Azhar.
Cheer Cheer Azhar
Emraan Hashmi sporting himself in Azharuddin's role being loved by fans and supporters.
All Out Aggression
Emraan Hasmhi looks like he would score a century.
Real And Reel Actor
Emraan Hashmi with Mohd Azhazuddin at the event for the movie Azhar.
How is my shot.
Emraan Hashmi sets all guns blazing in the movie Azhar
Here, take this boundary shot.