Sports biopics have long held a particular place in the hearts of moviegoers. Several sportsmen, like Milkha Singh, Saina Nehwal, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, and Geeta Phogat, have had biopics made about their challenges and triumphs. There’s some good news for BCCI president Sourav Ganguly’s supporters who have been waiting for his biography. Well, the former cricketer has revealed that a biopic about his life is in the works and will begin filming soon. Here’s what the BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has to say about his biopic.
Sourav Ganguly Biopic Ready To Be Filmed
According to the former India captain, the film will be made in Hindi. The director has yet to be announced. “Yes, I have approved the biography. The film will be made in Hindi, but the name of the filmmaker cannot be divulged at this time. Everything will take a few more days to arrange,” Sourav Ganguly told News18.
As speculation continues over who would play Sourav Ganguly in the biopic, the former India captain’s family is debating whether elements of his life should be included in the film. While it has been claimed that Sourav Ganguly has approved the biography, the portal has also learned that he is yet to sign the contract.
The biography will be a Bollywood blockbuster with a large budget. Sourav Ganguly said that the screenplay is in the works. He has met with the producing company numerous times. To play Ganguly, the actor must be a superstar. According to the former Indian captain, the actor is almost finalized, and Ranbir Kapoor is the hot candidate for the role. He did, however, reveal that two other actors are being considered for his character’s part.
Sourav’s daughter, Sana Ganguly is pleased and delighted with the news that her father would be the subject of a biography. Not only Sana but all the cricket lover is excited to watch Sourav Ganguly’s Biopic.
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