After doing a variety of roles in films like Sarbjit, Mary Kom, NH10 and Baaghi 2, Darshan Kuumar is all set to take on Farhan Akhtar in the boxing drama Toofan directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.
Farhan and Darshan have spent a lot of amount of time preparing for their roles. Kuumar who plays a boxer Dharmesh Patil, has been training in the sport for the last two months.
As per a leading daily, the film’s team set up a technically-sound boxing facility at a factory, off the Western Express Highway in Mumbai.
Darshan Kuumar along with other actors has been training with the coaches for seven-eight hours every day. The actor has also been watching Mike Tyson’s videos to understand a boxer’s mannerisms and movements inside the ring while defending and attacking.
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