Mumbai: And the wait ends now! One of the most awaited films of the year - Azhar - based on former India cricket captain Mohammed Azharuddin has released today. The biopic that promises to tell the unheard story of ex sportsman stars Emraan Hashmi in the titular role.
Also featuring Prachi Desai, Nargis Fakhri and Lara Dutta, ‘Azhar’ will highlight the agony endured and the ecstasy enjoyed by Azhar in her personal and professional spheres.
The man himself- Mohammed Azharuddin – has been promoting the film to tell his side of the story on celluloid.
Ritika Handoo of Zeenews.com watched first day first show. Check out the tweet review here:
It's time for yet another sports based biopic to enthrall the audiences #Azhar
Emraan Hashmi in and as #Azhar seems like a perfect choice
Gautam Gulati fans will rejoice seeing him in #Azhar
Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin's life has been captured on celluloid by Tony D'Souza #Azhar
The ghost of match-fixing strikes in #Azhar
We are driven to the flashback of #Azhar
Cricket is indeed a religion in India #Azhar
Prachi Desai plays the loving coy first wife Naureen of Azharuddin in #Azhar
We are introduced to Naureen played by Prachi Desai in #Azhar
First song in an Emraan Hashmi film..guess we were waiting for it #Azhar
Match-fixing scandal hits the top player in #Azhar
And the inevitable Emraan Hashmi kiss happens in #Azhar
India vs Pakistan match on screen makes for an interesting watch in #Azhar
Lara Dutta looks crisp as a lawyer in #Azhar
Nargis Fakhri will make you go Oye Oye as Sangeeta Bijlani in #Azhar
Let's see what happens in the second half of #Azhar
A little over-the-top presentation of facts #Azhar
Bollywood n Cricket together always intrigue the audiences #Azhar
The dark side of being a popular face is shown in #Azhar