In an previous interview, Akshay Kumar published that he had requested Neeraj Pandey to imagine him for the function of MS Dhoni, however the director refused with politeness.
- Last Updated: June 22, 2020, 12:29 AM IST
Bollywood famous person Akshay Kumar was once concerned with taking part in former Indian cricket caption Mahendra Singh Dhoni in his biopic, titled MS Dhoni: The Untold Story. But the actor was once became down via his widespread collaborator and filmmaker Neeraj Pandey, who had determined to solid Sushant Singh Rajput because the lead within the biographical sports activities drama.
In an interview, as in line with a 2017 Times of India report, Akshay published that he had requested Neeraj to imagine him for the function of MS Dhoni, however the director refused with politeness. Akshay additional stated that Neeraj advised him that he didn’t glance that persona.
Later, Neeraj Pandey, the director of the film M.S.Dhoni: The Untold Story, had defined as to why he did not solid his favorite megastar Akshay.
“It was not possible for Akshay to play a 16-17 year old teenager in the movie as Dhoni’s younger version. So I din’t cast him as MS Dhoni,” Neeraj had quoted as pronouncing via IANS by means of a number one day by day.
He had extremely praised Sushant, pronouncing that “he is an excellent actor and reads the script very sincerely. He additionally picked the frame language proper.”
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story had emerged a large hit on the field workplace, happening to gather over Rs 133 crore in its lifetime. Sushant’s efficiency had gained a lot love and appreciation from a number of quarters.
Sushant gave up the ghost in Mumbai on June 14. The actor died via suicide, Mumbai police showed.