On Sunday, the film ‘Rock On!!,’ which is known for its music, celebrated its 13th anniversary on the big screen. Farhan Akhtar, known for his roles in movies such as Toofaan, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, made his acting and singing debut with Rock On!!
Farhan sang some of the film’s most popular songs, including ‘Tum Ho Toh’, ‘Pichle Saat Dinon Mein’, and ‘Rock On!!’. Arjun Rampal, Prachi Desai, Purab Kohli, Luke Kenny, and Shahana Goswami star in the film.
On the 13th anniversary of the film, Farhan and Luke, as well as director Abhishek Kapoor, turned to Instagram to commemorate the occasion.
On his Instagram Story, Farhan showed a graphic representation of the cast members, as well as many musical instruments. The name of their rock band, Magik, is written on a drum. “Celebrating 13 years of Rock On!!” read the inscription on the picture.
Abhishek also turned to Instagram to post a series of photographs from the film’s key scenes.
He captioned the pictures with a popular dialogue from the film, “Hum honge lights hongi, ek huge audience hogi.. aur hogi music, jiske har beat mein, har note mein zindagi hogi.”
Actor Luke Kenny also posted a touching message on Instagram, thanking everyone for their support and love for the film. Sharing a picture from the film, he wrote the caption, “13 years of #RockOn!! The rock n roll continues. Thank you for all the Magikal love and affection.”
Arjun Rampal too took to his Instagram and wrote, “3 saal ho gaye, yadein aaj bhi bilkul taazi hain. A film that changed so many lives, including mine and touched millions of hearts. Adi, KD aur Rob loved the Magik. My love and sincere gratitude @gattukapoor for making this film and bringing Joe to life. @faroutakhtar for just being himself a rock and one of the greatest guys I know. @purab_kohli for the banter, madness and sensitivity. @ritesh_sid for being the most solid producer and friend @luke_kenny_live for all the knowledge and loads of laughs. @shahanagoswami for being the best wife ever, love you Debbie. @prachidesai for making Adi come back to the band. #JasonWest for the path breaking imagery. @remodsouza for the concerts @shankar.mahadevan @ehsaan @loymendonsaofficial for the timeless music @deepa_bhatia for the seamless edit. The whole crew and cast. And finally IFFI, Indian Panorama and the Indian Governments Directorate of Film festivals for the proudest moment. My #NationalAward and the best film #NationalAward.”
Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Entertainment produced the film, which included music by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy.
For the unversed, the film’s sequel, ‘Rock On 2’, was released in 2016.
(With inputs from ANI)