‘Rock On!!2’ poster: Farhan & Arjun Rampal return with Shraddha Kapoor
Farhan Akhtar on Friday morning unveiled the first official poster of his upcoming film ‘Rock On!! 2’. The musical drama is the sequel of his crictically acclaimed 2008 film ‘Rock On!!’ which also marked his debut as an actor.
“Woohooo! Here we go... #RockOn2 poster. #ReliveTheMagik,” Farhan tweeted with the poster.
The poster features Farhan sporting a hat, along with Arjun Rampal, Purab Kohli and the new additions to the cast – Shraddha Kapoor and Shashank Arora. There are silhouettes of microphones, guitars and other musical paraphernalia in the background. It also has a hand in red with the horns sign figuratively showing ‘2’, with the title of the film. The title is followed by the tagline, ‘every generation finds its voice’.
The movie also stars Prachi Desai who also made her Bollywood debut with Farhan in the prequel, besides Shahana Goswami.
Earlier on Thrusday night, September 1, Farhan had also shared a teaser about the upcoming poster with a picture of the cast – Purab, Shraddha, Farhan, Shashank and Arjun, all dressed in black. “The bands back with a new line up!! #RockOn2 first poster breaks tomorrow at 10am. Are you ready? #RelivetheMagik,” the actor-filmmaker tweeted.
Since then, the caption ‘#ReliveTheMagik’ has been trending on the social media.
However, Prachi, who plays Farhan’s wife in the film is missing from the picture as well as the poster.
The major portions of the sequel has been shot in Meghalaya capital Shillong which is also sometimes referred to as ‘the rock capital of India’. Reportedly, the film focuses on the conflict in the North-East region of the country and also includes a folk song in native tongue Khassi by a popular local band called ‘Somersault’.
Didected by Shujaat Saudagar and produced by Farhan and Ritesh Sidhwani’s banner Excel entertainment, ‘Rock On!! 2’ is slated to hit screens on November 11.