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Fanney Khan

(U/A) (2018)



2 hrs 22 mins

Audience Review

145 Ratings

Release Date

03 Aug 2018

Fanney Khan Story

Fanney Khan is a 2018 Bollywood musical-drama, which has been directed by Atul Manjrekar. The movie stars Aishwarya Rai, Anil Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, etc., in the lead roles. Fanney Khan is an official remake of the Belgian film 'Everybody's Famous', written and directed by Dominique Deruddere.

The movie is packed with some adorable moments between a father and daughter. Anil Kapoor and Pihu Sand are playing the reel father and daughter duo in the Atul Manjrekar helmed Fanney Khan. The screenplay of Fanney Khan is by Atul Manjrekar, Hussain Dalal & Abbas Dalal.

Story In Detail:

Main Mohammed Rafi toh nahi ban saka, lekin tereko Lata Mangeshkar zaroor banaunga," as Prashant Sharma (Anil Kapoor) urrf Fanney Khan utters these words to his newborn daughter, you get to see a ray of hope flickering in his eyes. Prior this event, Fanney is seen channeling his inner Shammi Kapoor, as he croons and gets groovy on 'Badan Pe Sitare' at the orchestra in his neighbourhood. Atul Manjrekar's directorial debut Fanney Khan is all about dreaming big.

Years pass by and Prashant is seen working tirelessly at a factory. But the man still lives, breathes and worships music. With unrealized musical ambitions of his own, his only dream now is to turn his teenage daughter Lata (Pihu Sand) into a singing sensation. Meanwhile, Lata is a huge fan of pop star Baby Singh (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) and idolizes her. After going through body-shaming for her plus size at countless number of auditions, Lata gets dejected. Meanwhile, Prashant soon goes out of work. Unable to watch his dreams of making Lata a renowned singer shattering into pieces, he becomes a cab driver.

One day, a golden opportunity knocks at his doors when Baby ends up as his cab passenger. To fulfill Lata's dreams, he kidnaps her with the help of his best friend Adhir (Rajkummar Rao), who has a shrewd girlfriend to deal with. Will Prashant succeed in fulfilling Lata's musical ambitions? The rest of the plot holds the answer to that.

Music & Release Date:

The music for Fanney Khan is composed by Amit Trivedi & Tanishk Bagchi. Overall, the movie has five songs. Fanney Khan hit the big screen on August 3, 2018.

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