Parineeti Chopra’s upcoming sports activities biopic Saina, primarily based on former world number one Badminton participant and Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal’s life has bought a launch date. T-Sequence on Tuesday morning took to Twitter to announce that the movie will launch slightly below a month’s time. The manufacturing home wrote, “Presenting the inspiring story of one among India’s biggest athletes, #Saina. In cinemas on 26th March.”
The long-in-the-making biopic on ace shuttler Saina Nehwal is directed by Amole Gupte. The filmmaker has helmed motion pictures reminiscent of Stanley Ka Dabba and Hawa Hawaai previously.
Presenting the inspiring story of one among India’s biggest athletes, #Saina. In cinemas on 26th March.@ParineetiChopra @NSaina #AmoleGupte @Manavkaul19 @eshannaqvi #BhushanKumar @deepabhatia11 @sujay_jairaj @raseshtweets #KrishanKumar @AmaalMallik @manojmuntashir @kunaalvermaa77 pic.twitter.com/hy4de3MWQS
— T-Sequence (@TSeries) March 2, 2021
The movie was initially imagined to characteristic Shraddha Kapoor as Saina. The actor had aced the look check and had reportedly began coaching below Indian staff head coach Pullela Gopichand for over a month-and-a-half to get into the position of the badminton participant. After intensive coaching, Shraddha had began filming the film too in September 2018, however it was stalled as she was identified with dengue. Then, in early 2019, T-Sequence had introduced that Parineeti Chopra had changed Shraddha within the biopic.
The movie’s 2020 launch needed to be pushed due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, due to which all cinema-halls needed to be closed down as India went right into a lockdown.
Speaking about how she was getting ready for the movie, Parineeti had earlier stated in an announcement, “I used to be dying to do a sports-based movie. It is part of my persona as an actor that I’ve by no means explored, and I’m so completely satisfied that I get to painting a powerful and highly effective lady like Saina. She has put our nation on the world map, and I excited to place in all of the coaching and laborious work that comes with studying the sport of Badminton and portraying Saina on display.”
For the biopic, Parineeti has been religiously studying the sport. She had shared that she was taking part in badminton for 2 hours every single day to and coaching for an hour a minimum of to sport an athlete physique and perspective.