Neeraj Pandey upcoming “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” headlines ever since the movie was announced. But the final casting for “Sakshi Dhoni” was hot topic of debate and much speculation.
Names like Alia Bhatt, Kriti Sanon and Shraddha Kapoor were pitched for the role, but looks like Fugly girl Kiara Advani bagged the role.
Reports are viral online about the same that Kiara Advani is roped in for the role of “Sakshi Dhoni” wife of MS Dhoni, in the film.
“Kiara’s audition was just amazing. Her chemistry with Sushant during the auditions and rehearsals made her land the role. Kiara has been rehearsing non stop to look and act the part” confirms a source.
The film tells the story of cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni, played by Sushant Singh Rajput, and Kiara Advani as Sakshi Singh Dhoni. The film will also star John Abraham, Shreyas Talpade and Fawad Khan, which will go on floors next month.
The film is produced by Rhiti Sports Management, Inspired Entertainment and Adarsh Telemedia.