By Hindustan Times
Playing the role of Milkha Singh in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, perfectionist actor Farhan Akhtar spent a few days with the legendary athlete to perfect his skills for the movie.
The two met for a couple of days at a hotel in the capital. "Farhan is an established actor now. He did not need to go through the basics. But it was important for him to have a long interaction with the athlete," said a source.
This wasn't the first time that the athlete interacted with the cast and crew of the film.
"Milkha has given a lot of inputs during the scripting by Prasoon Joshi," informed the source. Milkha's meeting with Farhan isn't the last either. "Now Farhan has a good equation with Milkha. They will meet again whenever required. The athlete will make Farhan understand the nuances of running