He is one of the best combinations of Cricket and Bollywood in India and has worked at the box office for Wonders. After Cricket centric films like Lagaan, the biopic of MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, the life of former Indian Skipper and current BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, has been given the green light. Confirming the news is just Dada himself. According to reports, Bolbir’s heartfelt Ranbir Kapoor is the hottest choice in the role.
Although it’s exciting news for all God’s fans – the nickname he won for his prolific performance off-the-shelf – we know you guys still want to know all the details. So read on to find out more about the project.
Speaking to News18, Sourav Ganguly confirmed that he is illuminating his biography. The former boss said: “Yes, I agree with the biopic. It will be in India but the name of the director cannot be said now. It will take a few more days to organize everything. “
As mentioned on the same portal, the biography of Sourav Ganguly is produced by a large banner, and it is reported that a budget of between 200 and 250 million has been set aside for the project. Sources also revealed that they are writing the script for the film, and that the production house has met several times with the current president of the Indian Cricket for Control Board (BCCI). Dada’s entire career as president of the BCCI will be shown in a biopic. It is not yet clear when the film will be released.
Speaking of Ranbir Kapoor playing Sourav Ganguly on the silver screen, the aforementioned site reported that RK is “a hot opportunity” to play Dada. The site also noted that there are two other actors in the race. Sourav Ganguly’s entire journey – until he becomes president of the BCCI – will be covered in a biopic. It is not yet clear when the film will be released.
Speaking of biopic in the life of Indian Cricketer, we have MS Dhoni: The Untold Story (Dhoni), Azhar (Mohammad Azharuddin) and Sachin: A Billion Dreams (Sachin Tendulkar). The Indian film won the 1983 World Cup. Victory is being played by the captain of Ranveer Singh Tram Kapil Dev. The biopic of Indian women is also making crickets like Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami.
What excitement do you have about Sourav Ganguly’s biopic reaching the silver screen? Also, do you think Ranbir Kapoor is the right choice? Let us know in the comments below.
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