Bhaag Milkha Bhaag has had a lasting impression of Farhan
Akhtar on audiences across.
So much so, that we see reports stating how Farhan's next
release after Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Shaadi Ke Side Effects has done highest ever
business in East Punjab.
Punjab is said to be one of the most difficult territories
to appease. We have only seen the Deol's working there. Before this, it would
just be their films being highly and positively received there.
For the first time, it is a non-Punjabi, Farhan Akhtar's
film to get such a huge reception in Punjab.
So, it was not just Bhaag Milkha Bhaag that did extremely
well there, but Shaadi Ke Side Effects is also being immensely appreciated
When contacted, Farhan says, "I'm overwhelmed
with the kind of response that the film has been getting." Adding more, his
spokesperson says, "Farhan is elated that he has been able to break into the
Punjab market with aid from his previous role of Milkha Singh. The movie was
close to his heart and he's happy that his current movie, too, is doing very