Superstar Ajay Devgn is on roll nowadays, the actor confirms yet another movie, a biopic on India’s legendary football coach Syed Abdul Rahim.
The maker of the film, Zee Studios official social media handle confirmed the film on the digital platform. It wrote, “Elated and proud to announce a story never told as @ZeeStudios_ #BoneyKapoor & @freshlimefilms come together for a biopic on India’s legendary #Football coach, Syed Abdul Rahim, starring @ajaydevgn, directed by @CinemaPuraDesi, screenplay by @SaiwynQ, and dialogues by @writish”
The biopic will be based on Syed Abdul Rahim, under whose leadership Indian football team won the Asian games in 1951 and 1962. Ajay Devgn has decided to bring the story of an unsung hero on the big screen with Boney’s untitled film, helmed by Amit Sharma.
Syed Abdul Rahim was basically a teacher by profession, he was a good motivator and his tenure as a coach is regarded as a “golden age” of football in India. He led the Indian team to the semi-finals of the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Football tournament making India the first ever Asian country to achieve this place.
This is the second movie within a week from Ajay Devgn, earlier he confirmed historic biopic based on Chanakya.
Apart from this, Ajay Devgn has Luv Ranjan’s untitled film with Ranbir Kapoor and Total Dhamaal in his kitty.