As if the blockbuster biopic made on Dhoni's life and his tremendous on-field records were not enough, our World Cup hero is all set to step his feet into the B-town. We're no mood to joke and this news is 100% true. In case you don't believe us, read on.
Captain cool MS Dhoni is ready to start his new inning on the big screen not as an actor but as a producer. He is bringing the life-story of the hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand on screen. Major Dhyan Chand, the name needs no introduction, for instance, his birthday that comes on 29th August is celebrated nationwide as National Sports Day with President of India honoring sports athletes with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Arjuna and Dronacharya awards.
Major Dhyan Chand, the magician of hockey has the record of scoring 400 goals. His contribution in the hockey world cannot be measured.
According to reports, German dictator Adolf Hitler once offered Major Dhyan Chand German citizenship, after an impressive showing at the Berlin Olympics. The offer was declined by the hockey star.
Varun Dhawan is expected to play the lead role in the biopic.
Reportedly, Varun Dhawan first rejected the offer but later on, he decided to do the film.
"Cricketer M.S. Dhoni has acquired the rights to the film and might produce it. It is still not clear whether Karan will be co-producing the film, but Rohit is very much directing the film with Varun," claimed a report from the Deccan Chronicle.
MS Dhoni was looking for copy-writes from a long time but finally, all went well and Captain Cool is bringing the biopic of the best sportsperson India has ever seen.