An upcoming biopic based on life of Late Political leader and Shiv Sena supremo, Bal Thackeray is been in news all over from yesterday, and must say there are many actors who are keen to portray the character of the late powerful politician on big screens.
One being none other than the ‘Mary Kom’ actor Darshan kumar.
Darshan who was all present yesterday at Balasaheb’s daughter-in-law and Bollywood producer, Smita Thackeray’s birthday was asked, if given an opportunity will he play the character of Balasaheb in the biopic.
The ‘NH10’ actor said, “It will indeed be a dream come true for me to portray the role of Balasaheb on big screens. As we all know he lived his life like a king, and to portray him in a film will no doubt be a great honor for me.”
The film will be directed by none other than Balasaheb’s grandson Rahul Thackeray, who will also be making his debut as a director in Bollywood with the biopic.
The biopic will be produced by Smita Thackeray, Sandeep Singh, Omung Kumar and Rashid Saeed.
Currently, the scripting of the film is full on process.
The film is slated to go on floors later this year and it is expected to release in early 2017.