Bollywood hottie Sushant Singh Rajput may be taking baby steps in Bollywood but this newcomer is already the most sought after actor in the industry.
The actor, who was appreciated for his performance in his debut movie ‘Kai Po Che’, is all set for another meaty role – that of Indian skipper M S Dhoni in the film of the same name.
The first look of ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’ which was recently unveiled has the actor with long hair wearing the Indian team’s jersey with his back to the camera.
Sushant has shown his athletic skills in ‘Kai Po Che’, where he played an aspiring cricketer and a coach. The reason behind Sushant giving the movie a nod was his cricket skills and his love for the game.
Initially, there were reports that the Board of Control for Cricket had not given permission to make a film on Dhoni. Later, BCCI cleared the airs allowing director Neeraj Pandey to go ahead assuring that the movie didn’t affect the career of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Reports also sugest that, Telugu superstar Ram Charan Teja will playing the role of Suresh Raina in the film. With all this and more yet to come, the movie looks promising and is sure to appeal the audience.
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