Aashayein is a 2010 Indian Hindi-language drama film written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor, and produced by Percept Picture Company and T-Series. It stars John Abraham and Sonal Sehgal in the lead roles. The film revolves around Rahul, a gambler whose life changes one day when he discovers he's diagnosed with cancer but is given the hope of living his life to the fullest by several patients he meets at a rehabilitation centre. The film released theatrically on 27 August 2010.


Rahul Sharma (John Abraham) is a compulsive gambler and, while betting, wins 30million rupees. That night he asks his girlfriend, Nafisa (Sonal Sehgal), to marry him and she agrees. Right after proposing Rahul collapses.