“Film On Yuvraj Singh Is Pending”: Producer Guneet Monga, Impressed By India Great’s ‘Rawness’

Biopics of Indian cricketers have often generated huge interest among the audience. Be it “MS Dhoni: The Untold Story” or “83” or “Shabaash Mithu”, fans are often not in for a treat when cricketers’ lives are shown on the big screen. Apart from biopics of Dhoni, Mithali Raj and Kapil Dev, several other sports biopics are lined up for release. In the biopic of Indian fast bowler Jhulan Goswami, Virat Kohli’s wife and actress Anushka Sharma is playing her character. However, one great cricketer whose biopic is yet to be announced is Yuvraj Singh.

The hero of India’s victory in the 2007 T20 World Cup is one of the most celebrated cricketers of all time. Now, Guneet Monga, who is the producer of the 2023 Academy Award-winning short film The Elephant Whispers, has said that a film on Yuvraj is pending.

I would love to meet Sachin Tendulkar but I think Yuvraj Singh has one film left,” Guneet Monga said in a video posted on IPL’s social media accounts. He recently attended an IPL match.

He was also asked about a cricketer who has the qualities of an elephant, Monga replied: “Yuvraj Singh. I love Yuvi. I love his soul, his rawness. As you look at the person , as you see his experience, there is no bar.” forbidden. It is valuable.

Asked if she would make a documentary on cricket, Monga said: “I was part of Sachin’s documentary in a certain way. I was supporting it. I have a fictional story in mind. I can’t give you the exact details.” I will tell.” Now. But there is definitely a story around cricket. Putting it together would be a dream.

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