MS Dhoni biopic screened in Chennai theatre on cricketer’s birthday. See pics
Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned 38 today. The former captain of Indian cricket team was born on July 7, 1981 in Ranchi, Jharkhand. He made his ODI debut in December 2004 against Bangladesh and continues to represent India at the global level.
Meanwhile, when actor Sushant Singh Rajput stepped into his shoes in the 2016 sports biopic MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, cinephiles including his die-hard fans were introduced to the real life story of the legendary cricketer on the big screen.
According to ANI, on Dhoni’s 38th birthday today, a cinema hall organised a special screening of the biopic in Chennai, after three years of its release, which stars Sushant alongside Kiara Advani and Disha Patani.
Directed by Neeraj Pandey, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story hit the screens on September 30, 2016. It also stars Anupam Kher and Bhumika Chawla in the pivotal roles.
The biopic traces Dhoni’s journey from his school days in Ranchi to Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The story ends in 2011, with India lifting the World Cup, the win that saw Dhoni’s captaincy being discussed all over the country.