12 July 2013 :: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is an upcoming Indian Biographical, sports film on the former Indian athlete Milkha Singh also Known as Flying Sikh. The film has been produced and directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. The script is written by Prasoon Joshi. The film stars Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor and Meesha Shafi. Milkha Singh sold the story for just one rupee. The remuneration from the film will be used for the benefit of needy athletes. The name of the film comes from the last words spoken by his father, which was to save his life during the riots of Partition of India. During the partition, Singh lost his family members.
Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
Produced by Viacom 18, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
Written by Prasoon Joshi
Starring Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor, Meesha Shafi
Music by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
Studio Viacom 18 Motion Pictures
Distributed by Reliance Entertainment