“मेरे भाइयो और बहनों…” while you are caught up in the controversy over the Accidental Prime Minister, news about a biopic over current PM Narendra Modi makes it to the news.
Yes, you heard it right. Bollywood may try to make a biopic on the life of Narendra Modi. While the makers have not gone on record to confirm it, the rumors have it that the said movie may start filming early January 2019.
Vivek Oberoi to play PM Narendra Modi
Indian film industry seems to have discovered a new formula for its movies as people seem to lean more towards biopics.
In the long list of biopics, the next in line maybe one on the life of Modi. And as you have read above, Vivek Oberoi will play the leading role, as reported by TOI.
The movie will be shot in Gujarat, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, apart from other locations in the country.
Director of the PM Narendra Modi biopic
Omung Kumar, who is not a foreigner to the biopic masala, will direct the upcoming Narendra Modi biopic. He has previously helmed Mary Kom’s biopic.
The film’s team is working on the story, script and screenplay for the past one-and-a-half years. But seems like, now is the time that the movie starts filming. The popularity of PM Narendra Modi might boost the performance of the movie at the box office, but the performance and story will decide the fate of the film.
What about Paresh Rawal?
It is worth mentioning that Paresh Rawal had once forwarded his wish to play Narendra Modi on screen in his biopic. Reports that surfaced during August also claimed to have him in the lead role.
As of now, there are mixed reports on whether Paresh Rawal will play the role of Modi or Vivek Oberoi.
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