After Sachin Tendulkar and Mahendra Singh Dhoni, now followers of former Indian cricket captain, Sourav Ganguly, will witness his life journey unfold on the silver display. The previous cricketer has confirmed the information of a biopic being made on him.
“Yes, I have agreed to the biopic. It will be in Hindi but it is not possible to reveal the name of the director now. It will take some more time for everything to be finalised,” the president of the Board of Management for Cricket (BCCI) advised Information 18 Bangla.
Now, who will essay the position of Ganguly on-screen is but to be seen. However, the followers of ‘dada’, as Ganguly is fondly addressed, will definitely get to witness the enduring moments of his life from the seminal, shirtless second on the balcony at Lord’s, to the inglorious Chappell years.
Final 12 months, as Ganguly appeared on Neha Dhupia’s chat present No Filter Neha, he was requested whom would he want to play his position in his biopic. Since he couldn’t give you a reputation, Dhupia steered Hrithik Roshan’s title to which the cricketer replied, “But he’s got to get a body like me, first. A lot of people would say the way Hrithik’s body is, how good-looking he is, and how muscular he is, people would say ‘Aree, you’ll have to get a body like Hrithik’. But, Hrithik will have to get a body like me before he starts.”
In keeping with the stories, the biopic on Ganguly will probably be made on an enormous funds and below an enormous manufacturing banner.
Earlier, the Indian cricket followers have been handled with Sachin: A Billion Goals, a docu-drama during which Sachin Tendulkar performed himself, and M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, during which Sushant Singh Rajput performed the previous India skipper. They’re now awaiting the discharge of Ranveer Singh starrer 83, which is able to chronicle India’s first World Cup win below the captaincy of Kapil Dev in 1983. A biopic on Indian girls cricketer Mithali Raj, starring Taapsee Pannu, can be within the making.