Biopics are an important part of Bollywood. It not only gives us a riveting story but also inspires and gives us an insight into the life of a person who existed or is there in real life! Here are 11 biopics we have our eyes peeled out for.
Anupam Kher – The Accidental Prime Minster
Anupam Kher is all set to play the former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in the film.
Hrithik Roshan- Anand Kumar biopic
Hrithik Roshan will play the role of Super 30 founder, Anand Kumar in the biopic on the mathematician. The film will be directed by Vikas Bahl.
Shraddha Kapoor- Saina Nehwal
Shraddha Kapoor seems to be on a biopic spree. The actor who is busy with Haseena: The Queen of Mumbai, will also play India’s foremost badminton player, Saina Nehwal. The actor has confirmed that she is playing Saina in an upcoming biopic, which will be directed by Amol Gupte.
Boman Irani – Jhalki
Boman Irani has been roped in to play the role of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Kailash Satyarthi in a film titled, Jhalki.
Sonu Sood – PV Sindhu biopic
Actor turned-producer, Sonu Sood is gearing up for his second production, a biopic on Badminton player P.V.Sindhu.
Akshay Kumar – Mogul
The announcement of Mogul — the Gulshan Kumar story, the biopic on the emperor of music, which sees Akshay Kumar play the title role, is creating a lot of excitement already.
Akshay Kumar – Padman
Right from its inception, Akshay Kumar’s ‘Padman’ has caught the attention of the audience, courtesy its interesting storyline.
Akshay Kumar- Gold
The Reema Kagti- directed movie is based on the story of Indian hockey team led by Balbir Singh, which won the first Olympic medal for the country as a free nation in 1948.
Kangana Ranaut – Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
Kangana, who will be seen in the role of Rani Laxmibai in the film, said she hoped that she would live up to the rebellious legacy of the famous warrior-queen.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui – Manto
Nawaz has taken to the screen as Saadat Hasan Manto in a short film by Nandita Das, called In Defence of Freedom.
Aamir Khan – Saare Jahan Se Achcha
Aamir Khan will begin shooting for his Rakesh Sharma biopic. The actor will be playing Indian astronaut Rakesh Sharma who was the first Indian to go to space.