You must have seen many movies based on real life stories of sportsmen and sportswomen. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Mary Kom are some of them. Azhar is an upcoming biopic which will throw light on the life of most successful and most controversial Cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin who has also played as Captain of the Indian cricket team. The movie is filmed under Balaji and Sony Network production and is directed by Tony Dsouza. Music composed by Amaal Malik and Pritam.

Earlier, Mohammad Azharuddin was a little reluctant for this biopic. He agreed only after reading the script. Mohammad Azharuddin has clearly stated that it is not a biopic but it is only showing the highs and lows of his life. The movie ‘Azhar’ focuses mainly on Mohammad Azharuddin’s life as a cricketer. He was at the peak of his career when he was charged with match fixing in the year 2000. In this way, his career as cricketer ends on a very bad note.

Cast of ‘Azhar’

In ‘Azhar,’ Emraan Hashmi is playing the lead role of Mohammad Azharuddin whereas Prachi Desai and Nargis Fakhri are cast opposite him as his wives Naureen and Sangeeta Bijlani respectively. You will also see Gautam Gulati, Manjot Singh, Lara Datta, Apurva Gondalia, Kunaal Roy Kapur, Prajay Bhagat and Ashish Pathode playing some important characters.

Prachi Desai looks fresh as a dew touched petal!

Trailer and First look of ‘Azhar’

The movie first look and official trailer are released few days back. In the first look of the movie Emraan is looking very handsome wearing the uniform of Indian cricket team and giving full cricketer feel.


If we talk about the trailer of the movie, it gives a glimpse of the whole story in few minutes. With this movie, filmmakers are trying to show the ups and lows of his life on big screen. In this movie, you will also get a chance to peek in his personal life which will include his journey from simple a middle-class boy to a successful cricketer, his love-life, and his marriages. The movie is creating a buzz in B- Town as the film has both the factors which Indian audience is crazy for i.e. cricket and movie.

Azhar [Official Trailer] | Emraan Hashmi, Nargis Fakhri, Prachi Desai, Lara Dutta, Gautam Gulati

Motion poster of Azhar

Songs from Azhar the film

The new song of the movie is released today and fans are going gaga over it. The song lyrics is ‘itni si baat’. It is a romantic number between Emraan and Prachi Desai which composed by Pritam and sung by Arijit Singh.

Bol do na zara – Song from Azhar

Itni Si Baat Hain – Song from Azhar

Release date

13 May 2016

The film is all set to release on 13th May 2016. We wish all the luck to ‘Azhar’ and hope that like Mary Kom and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, this movie also gets praise from the audience.

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