19/02/2016 3:31 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Emraan Hashmi's First Book Is About His Son's Battle Against Cancer

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MUMBAI -- Actor Emraan Hashmi has announced that the title of his first ever book is The Kiss of Life: How A Superhero and My Son Defeated Cancer, which chronicles his son's struggle with the dreaded disease.

The 36-year-old Mr X (2015) star, who is married to Parveen Shahani for nine years now and is a proud parent to a son, thanked the publisher and co-writer of the book.

"So happy to announce the title of my book... 'The Kiss of Life: How A Superhero and My Son Defeated Cancer'. Thank you @husainzaidi, @mileeashwarya, @PenguinIndia for supporting me through this entire journey, he tweeted.

The book will be published in three languages. It is expected to arrive on stands this year.

"Book will release in English, Hindi and Marathi... Will update you all on the release dates soon," he added.

The actor will be next seen in Azhar, which is a biopic on former Indian skipper Mohammed Azharuddin. Emraan is playing the titular role in it.

Directed by Tony D'Souza, Azhar traces the journey of Mohammad Azharuddin's career and his personal life.

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