The biopic trend has gripped the entertainment industry real hard. Right from Sanjay Dutt biography to Manmohan Singh biopic, Bollywood seems to be smitten with the genre. Now, Ajay Devgn who is currently trending on the internet for his impressive and promising look in Baadshaho, is all set to make a bopic on Ramdev Baba, according to a Mumbai Mirror report. The biopic will be a television series and is likely to roll out this year end itself, report added.
Talking about the same a source close to the developments on the project told Mirror, “The television series, titled Swami Baba Ramdev: The Untold Story revolves around Ramdev and his partner Balakrishna, tracing his journey from an anonymous common man to a national icon, a global figure and a business mogul.”
While Ramdev Baba’s journey is quite interesting, the casting for the show has to be on point, and the casting for the same is underway. Earlier there were rumours about Vikrant Massey of Dil Dhadakne Do fame to play the titular role, but further developments stated that the actor walked out of the show. Vikrant confirmed the same to Mirror, he said, “Yes I had started prep but have since opted out for personal reasons. I wish the team luck.”
Meanwhile, Ajay Devgn is all set for Milan Luthria next Baadsaaho, which also features Emraan Hashmi in a pivotal role. The film marks the third collaboration between Emraan Hashmi and Ajay Devgn after Dil To Bachcha Hai Ji and the superhit Once Upon A Time In Mumbai.
Produced by Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar, the film is slated to release on September 1, 2017. Ileana D'Cruz and Esha Gupta will also be seen in leading roles.