Sourav Ganguly, fondly called Dada, will soon have a biopic that will detail his life as a successful Indian skipper and Indian cricket men’s team captain. To be produced by Luv Films, the news was shared on Instagram on Thursday.
“We are thrilled to announce that Luv Films will produce Dada Sourav Ganguly’s biopic,” the statement read that was issued by the founders of the production house, Luv Ranjan and Ankur Garg.
Ganguly, who currently serves as President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), also confirmed the news on social media with the caption “Let’s get this ball rolling”. He had also recently mentioned that a biopic on his life was under development.
“Cricket has been everything in my life, it gave me confidence and ability to walk forward with my head held high, a journey to be cherished. Thrilled to share Luv Films will produce a biopic on my journey and bring it to life for the big screen (sic),” the celebrated cricketer wrote in an Instagram post.
Luv Films has produced films such as “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety”, “De De Pyaar De”, “Malang” and “Chhalaang”.
Upcoming titles under the banner include Luv Ranjan’s directorial starring Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor, “Kuttey” and “Ufff”.