Launching BalasahebS Biopic Today Nawazuddin Plays a Leading Role
The film will be launched today in the life of late Shiv Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray. Amitabh Bachchan, who has been inspired by the life of Balasaheb Thackeray in the film 'Government', will launch the film in the presence of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. This movie is going to be made in Hindi language.
Now Nawazuddin Siddiqui will play the lead in this film. Before Nawazuddin, it was considered in the name of Akshay Kumar and Irrfan Khan. "The name of this biopic is 'Saheb'.
Smita Thakre also announced in 2015 a film on the life of Balasaheb. His son and Balasaheb's grandson Rahul Thakare were given the responsibility of directing. But after the opposition of Uddhav Thackeray, this movie was not created. Now the Rajya Sabha MP and Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut will be producing the film and will be the director of Abhijeet Panse. Sanjay Raut has written the script of the film. They took four years for them.
Sanjay Raut said, "I had spent much time with Balasaheb, I know more, in whose life there are so many things that can be displayed on big screens, they were the leaders of the masses." I think this film should be popular in mainstream. "