Emraan Hashmi tweeted the link to the trailer and wrote, "COLLAR UP !!! teaser of AZHAR !!"

The biopic is helmed by Tony D'Souza and produced by Ekta Kapoor, Shobha Kapoor and Sneha Rajani under their banner Balaji Motion Pictures and MSM Motion Pictures.

It will feature Prachi Desai playing his first wife, Naureen. Rumour mills have it that Nargis Fakhri is being considered to play Sangeeta Bijlani.

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The Bhatts, who saw the teaser of 'Azhar', couldn't stop raving about it on Twitter. Here's what they said:

Mahesh Bhatt: LOVED THE SPECTACULAR TEASER OF EMRAAN'S MOST AMBITIOUS FILM AZHAR. This Balaji film uncovers the heroic life story of Mohammad Azharuddin.

Vikram Bhatt: Just saw the teaser of Azhar, stunning!! @emraanhashmi is going to hit this one out of the park!!

'Azhar' is slated to release on May 13, 2016.

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