Fanney Khan Story:
‘Fanney Khan’ is a narrative of hopes, goals and relationships. It’s a few father who will cease at nothing to place his daughter on the grand stage as the subsequent singing sensation of India.
Fanney Khan Overview:
He couldn’t grow to be Mohammad Rafi, however harbours a dream of his daughter changing into Lata Mangeshkar. Prashant Sharma (Anil Kapoor) popularly generally known as Fanney Khan amongst his gulley mates, works exhausting to make ends meet, idolises Shammi Kapoor and lives just for his dream of superstardom. He fails to attain that and therefore pins his hopes on his new-born, even naming her Lata (Pihu Sand). Now in her teenagers, Lata not solely sings properly but additionally dances like a dream regardless of her plus dimension that often makes her an object of physique shaming on stage.
Anil Kapoor hits all the correct notes as a beleaguered father, who is usually reprimanded by his personal youngster for being so unflinchingly devoted in his mission to see her succeed. He strikes the proper steadiness for a center class man in Mumbai struggling between desires and actuality. This at the same time as his spouse Kavita (Divya Dutta) continues to be his empathetic voice of cause. As a debutante, Pihu Sand captures the vulnerability of her character, however one by no means understands her fixed grouse towards her father. Because the hotshot singer Child Singh, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan appears befittingly beautiful, however her storyline is etched with out a lot effort or logic. The gifted Rajkummar Rao as Prashant’s trusted good friend Adhir, reveals his common aptitude inside a restricted scope. Whereas Rajkummar’s chemistry with Aishwarya appears pressured, his comedian timing involves the rescue.
Movie’s narrative goes barely out of tune in second half. For instance, there isn’t any actual backstory for Child Singh and the one particular person in her life is a creepy supervisor, who needs her to stage a wardrobe malfunction for a actuality present.
Whereas the second half is lengthy and laborious, earnest performances hold the boat afloat. For a musical, Fanney Khan’s soundtrack doesn’t dwell up totally besides the Achche Din tune which is nice and the finale music that exudes vitality.
Total, ‘Fanney Khan’ is a star studded musical that begins on a excessive notice and has its moments of glory. It reveals how dad and mom reside their desires by means of youngsters.
It does strike a couple of unsuitable chords to culminate into an emotional but handy climax. Nonetheless, the showstopper is clearly Anil Kapoor with a knockout efficiency that makes ‘Fanney Khan’ price a watch.
- Anil Kapoor as Prashant Kumar “Fanney Khan”
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as Baby Singh
- Rajkummar Rao as Adhir
- Divya Dutta as Kavita Sharma
- Karan Singh Chhabra as Karan Kakkad
- Pihu Sand as Lata Sharma
- Anaitha Nair as Rhea
- Girish Kulkarni
- Swati Semwal