Finally, the wait is over. ‘Master Blaster’ Sachin Tendulkar has announced the release date of his film Sachin: A Billion dreams, which is based on the story of legendary cricketer.
For the first time in almost three years, Sachin’s fans will see the cricketer back on the cricket field with a bat in his hand through big silver screens.
On February 13, Monday, Sachin took to twitter to disclose the release date of the film ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ and it will hit the screens on May 26, 2017. Coincidentally, this is the day when Sachin Tendulkar announced his retirement from the Indian Premier League in 2013. The first poster of the movie was released in April 2016.
On Monday, he tweeted: ‘The answer to the question that everyone is asking me is here. Mark your calendars and save the date’.
The biographical film will mark the acting debut of Sachin Tendulkar and will also feature his son Arjun Tendulkar.
The teaser of the movie will take you move down the memory lane and gives you chills showing his journey from ‘Wild Childhood’ to ‘Victorious Cricketer’.
The two biopics of the Indian Cricketers already released last year. Azhar– based on former captain Mohammed Azharuddin’s life and MS Dhoni- The Untold Story. This is the third biopic based on a cricket, the victorious Sachin Tendulkar. However, what makes ‘Sachin: A billion dreams’ is he himself plays the character in the movie.
After the great success of the Dhoni biopic, the crowd is eagerly waiting for another legendary cricketer life story. Even, Shahrukh Khan, Virat Kohli, Virendra Sehwag had also expressed their willingness to watch the movie.
The movie was produced by Ravi Bhagchandka and Carnival Motion Pictures, directed by James Erskine and music by A R Rehman.
However, the batsman made his debut in India in 1989 against Pakistan at the age of 16. The ‘Little Master’ retired in 2013 after a glorious of 24 years of career.
The batsman ended his career with 34357 runs and is the only batsman who scored hundreds of 100s.