Lucknow Central is inspired by a real-life band called Healing Hearts, comprising inmates of Adarsh Karagar jail. The band was formed with the help of senior police superintendent V K Jain
Lucknow Central will see Farhan Akhtar play the role of a small town man wrongly convicted of murder.
In Lucknow Central, Farhan Akhtar plays a musician of a very different kind from his role in Rock On.
Farhan Akhtar will be seen in a music-based film Lucknow Central that follows the story of some jail inmates who have formed a band in the prison.