MS Dhoni: The Untold Story which been made on a budget of Rs. 80 crores has already earned Rs. 60 crores.
“The movie has recovered 60 crores, by earning 45 crores for its satellites rights and 15 crores from all brands that have been involved in the film,” confirmed sources.
MS Dhoni: The Untold Story has created a huge buzz among brands which are extremely keen to tie up with the project. Leaving aside the 15 crores, the brands associated with the film will be spending lavishly on advertising and promotions too.
A cricket film of this scale about a living legend has never been attempted before.
And for a biopic, the makers were keen on revealing the unknown facts about the man behind a bat.
The film has been shot on real locations which hold strong importance in Dhoni’s life.
Director, Neeraj Pandey, has traced Dhoni’s story by shooting in his hometown Ranchi, at railway Kharagpur station where Dhoni was stationed as the TT and other relevant places.
When Bollywood is exploring the lives of several spokespersons like Milkha Singh and Mary Kom, aspirations are running high for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story.
The film which is set for a September 30 release, also stars Anupam Kher, Bhumika Chawla and Kiara Advani. – CINEWS