New Delhi: A new film produced by Ronnie Screwwaller RSVP and Blue Monkey Films is set to release in 2021, based on the hockey legend Meditation Moon. This time Ronnie Screwwala and Abhishek Choubey (Abhishek Choubey) are reuniting with Premnath Rajagopalan as co-producers to bring the story of hockey legend Dhyan Chand to the big screen.
Work on the film, written by Supratik Sen and Abhishek Chaubey for more than a year, has begun. The casting of the film is still going on and a big actor is expected to play the title role in the film.
Dhyanchand From 1925 to 1999, he represented the Indian hockey team as The Wizard. He played in his international career, scored more than 500 goals in 185 matches and won three gold medals at the Olympics in 1928, 1932 and 1936. Dhyan Chand was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1956 and his birthday was celebrated on 29 August as National Sports Day.
Speaking on the occasion, Abhishek Chaubey said, “It is a matter of pride for Dhyan Chanda, the greatest hockey player in the history of meditation, to direct his biopic. We have a lot of research materials and each of his life is really a different story. I appreciate the opportunity to work with a creative team that is great for film. I hope its characters have been announced soon.
The film, made in Dhyan Chand, will be released in theaters in 2022.