Indian captain MS Dhoni has reportedly bagged a massive 80 crore rupees for his biopic. The movie ‘MS Dhoni- The Untold Story’ is one of the most awaited movies this year in India.
The 35-year old has already received a paycheck of Rs.20 crore from the movie producer before the release of the movie, the report from Criclife claims.
Earlier reports from Daily Bhaskar claimed that the Indian skipper would be paid Rs. 60 Crore for the rights of his biopic but the amount is expected to be around Rs.80 Crore according to the latest report.
This is the first movie in Bollywood that is being released based on the story of an active cricketer. Earlier Bollywood movies were based on sports personalities who had retired. The hype around the movie is beyond description as the trailer have already crossed 17 million views on Youtube and have had even more views on Facebook.
The movie is set to be released on 30th September and the Mahi mania have already hit the peak as the promotions are in full swing across social media. The movie is directed by renowned movie maker Neeraj Pandey and Sushant Singh Rajput have played the role of MS Dhoni in the movie.
The actor was already praised by critics for his effort in the movie as he had practiced day and night to replicate MS Dhoni in the best possible way in the movie.
The movie depicts the journey of MS Dhoni from a Train Ticket Examiner to India’s most successful captain. Look at the trailer of the movie, in case if you missed it.