The wait for Dhoni fans is finally over. Earlier the boigraphical film on the story of Indian One Day Cricket Captain Mahender Singh Dhoni was to be released in the current year. On Monday, actor Sushant Singh Rajput playing as MS Dhoni, on his twitter handle revealed the release date of the movie ‘M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’. The film will be released on September 2, 2016.
This is the first time a film is being made on the story of a high profile Indian cricketer. Since the World Cup winning captain has a huge fan following, it’s no harm in foretelling huge success of the boipic on the silver screen.
Dhoni himself visited the sets of the film earlier in the month of December. Veteran actor Anupam Kher shared this picture on his twitter account:
‘A Wednesday’ fame talented director Neeraj Pandey has taken care of the project like a baby. Other than Sushant, the biopic consists of Anupam Kher in the role of Dhoni’s father and Fugly actress Kiara Advani has been roped in to play Sakshi Singh Dhoni. Earlier buzzes said John Abraham, Fawad Khan and Gautam Gulati will be seen as Yuvraj Singh, Virat Kohli and Zaheer Khan respectively.
“#dhoniTheUntoldStory will release on 2nd September 2016. Can’t wait. #neerajpandey @foxstarhindi,” 29 year old actor posted on his twitter account.
Byomkesh Bakshi actor is said to be training hard to get into the shoes of our calm captain and also trying to get the famous helicopter shot right. The film is being produced by Fox Star Studio in association with Inspired Entertainment (Rhiti Group).