Sports and Movies are the biggest entertainment for the people. I am sure, we all are obsessed with movies, that too, when a movie is made based on a story of a famous sports person then it receives a warm welcome from people. And these movies are inspiring in itself. Let us take a look at some of the movies made on sports persons of our country.
Milkha Singh, rather than calling by this name he is well known with the other name as â€œThe flying Sikhâ€. This Film â€œBhaag Milkha Baagâ€ is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra talks about the life of the flying Singh. Farhan Akhtar has enacted the role of this national champion runner and Olympian, Milkha Singh .
Mary Kom, an Indian woman boxer hailing from the Kom tribal community of Manipur has made a remarkable success in boxing. This Bollywood movie â€œMary Komâ€ is directed by Omung Kumar with Priyanka Chopra as the lead role. Mary Kom’s life journey is well depicted in this movie. The movie Mary Kom was a commercial success for its Producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali and in-fact won the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome EntertainmentÂ at theÂ 62nd National Film Awards.
The world’s youngest marathon runner definitely need a great round of applause, Isn’t it?. Yes, Budhia Singh â€“ Born To Run is the movie based on the child prodigy Budhiya Singh. It is really amazing to know that at the age of 5 he had run 48 marathons. After auditioning around 1200 kids, Mayur was selected for the lead role by director Soumendra Padhi. A well known actor Manoj Bajpayee has enacted the coach Biranchi Das’s role.
Directed by Tony D’Souza, this movie is based on the life of Mohammad Azharuddin, the former Indian national team captain. This film was released on 13th May 2016 with Emraan HashmiÂ performing the role of Azharuddin.Â This film is produced byÂ Shobha KapoorÂ andÂ Ekta KapoorÂ forÂ Sony Pictures Networks. Though this movie has generated controversy prior to its release it started receiving positive vibes from the premier show.
An upcoming movie which is based on the life of this famous Cricketer and Current Captain of Indian Cricket Team,Â Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Directed by Neeraj Pandey, this film is scheduled to release on 30 September 2016. Dhoni’s role is enacted by Sushant Singh RajputÂ and Kiara AdvaniÂ is enacting the role of Dhoni’s wife Sakshi Dhoni. Both the Cricket and Bollywood fans are eagerly waiting for the movie to hit the silver screens.
An upcoming IndianÂ biographicalÂ sportsÂ drama film is DANGAL, with this renowned actor Aamir Khan playing the lead role. Directed byÂ Nitesh Tiwari, this film is based on the life of Indian Wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat who taught wrestling to his two daughters Babita KumariÂ andÂ Geeta Phogat. These two daughters have made remarkable achievements in wrestling. Scheduled to release onÂ 23 December 2016 , this movie is creating a lot of expectations among Aamir Khan fans.