- “Srikanth Bolla is an inspiration,” mentioned Rajkummar Rao
- The movie shall be directed by Tushar Hiranandani
- The movie’s capturing will start in July 2022
The inspiring story of Srikanth Bolla shall be helmed by Tushar Hiranandani and produced by T-Series and Chalk N Cheese Films Production LLP. Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar and Nidhi Parmar Hiranandani to convey audiences a compelling story of Srikanth Bolla. Starring Rajkummar Rao and directed by Tushar Hiranandani, Srikanth Bolla is a biopic of an industrialist who did not let his visible impairment are available the best way of his imaginative and prescient and based Bollant Industries spear headed by Ravi Kanth Mantha. This inspiring story is penned by Sumit Purohit and Jagdeep Sidhu, and the shoot on this movie will begin in July 2022.
Hailing from a small, nondescript village in rural Andhra Pradesh, Srikanth Bolla has confronted adversities and overcome challenges. Born blind to poor, uneducated dad and mom, Srikanth has confronted immense opposition and battle early in life proper from his start to preventing a long-standing authorized battle with state after class 10 to choose science stream. However, Srikanth all the time had greater goals, he not solely cleared his tenth and twelfth commonplace exams with flying colors but in addition managed to be the primary worldwide blind scholar to review on the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. A robust, trailblazing visionary as he firmly believes that imaginative and prescient is way more than eyesight, and has to do extra with the thoughts.
Talking about such superb persona with an inspiring story, Bhushan Kumar, Managing Director and Chairman of T-Series says, “Srikanth Bolla’s story testifies the very proverb of acing against the odds. Having faced so many challenges since birth, yet not letting anything hamper his dreams – his journey is truly inspirational. And it’s indeed a privilege to be associated with a person like him. The personality of this character is such that only an actor of a caliber like Rajkummar Rao can justify it and we are happy to have such a fine actor on board. Tushar Hiranandani’s vision to showcase this captivating story is very peculiar. As we are thrilled to make this film, we are equally excited for the audiences to witness this compelling story of Srikanth!”
Nidhi Parmar Hiranandani and Tushar Hiranandani say, “The minute we learnt about Sri’s story we decided that this inspiring story needs to reach the masses and what can be a better medium than cinema. We are truly blessed to be working with such powerhouses like Rajkummar Rao and Bhushan ji for this project. We really hope that Sri’s journey really tugs the heart strings of the audiences just like it did for all of us.”
Talking about his character, Rajkummar Rao provides, “Srikanth Bolla is an inspiration! It’s indeed a privilege to play such an inspiring persona who has been through a lot of hardships and despite that has risen like a phoenix! I am really looking forward to playing Srikant. I’m happy to collaborate with Bhushan sir yet again on this compelling project.”
Gulshan Kumar and T-Series Presents a T-Series Films & Chalk N Cheese Films Production LLP, tentatively titled Srikanth Bolla, directed by Tushar Hiranandani is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar and Nidhi Parmar Hiranandani.
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