Farhan Akhtar looks the part of the man who was called the Flying Sikh, and the actor's months of rigorous training shows in his lean, six-pack physique.
Milkha Singh, who lost his family during the Partition, represented India in the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome and the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag revolves around Milkha's journey to become an athlete.
Check out 'Flying' Farhan in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag:
According to reports, Milkha Singh sold the story to Mehra for just Re 1! The profits from the film will be used to help needy athletes.
The movie, which also stars Sonam Kapoor, will release on July 12, 2013.