Farhan Akhtar who is playing the role of Kishen Mohan Girotra in his upcoming film Lucknow Central shared the first look of the film, The actor took to twitter “Ye hai Kishan Mohan Girhotra .. jail mein isse १८२१ bulaate hain. #LucknowCentral #firstlook #15september2017”.
Farhan as known as Kishen in the Film Lucknow Central is drawing support from quarter and his picture holding a slate stating #KishenNirdoshHai has gone viral. The film makers, Viacom 18 posted a series of 4 teasers on its YouTube channel. The teasers are not any ordinary trailer, they are breaking news videos asking public, “Kya Kishen nirdosh hai?” Kishen Mohan Girotra had aspirations to achieve something which landed him in a worst circumstance.
A simple man from Moradabad, Kishen Mohan Girotra had a dream of making it big as a singer, but as fate turns out, he is convicted of an alleged high-profile murder, and is sent to one of the most dreaded jails -Lucknow Central. ‘Lucknow Central’ is set against the backdrop of a jail, where Farhan plays the role of a prisoner, aspiring to be a Bhojpuri singer. Ravi Kishan has already shot his cameo and they shared a good working relationship with each other.
The film is already creating buzz for its mammoth jail set in Film City and its shoot is happening in full swing. Farhan Akhtar will be seen in ‘The Fakir of Venice’ in 2017 and was last seen in Rock on 2 in 2016. Recently Farhan along with Ritesh Sidhwani also has been an executive producer of web series Inside Edge.
Produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Emmay Entertainment and Motion Pictures, the film is directed by Ranjit Tiwari, and is slated to release on 15th September 2017.