Sourav Ganguly biopic confirmed; BCCI chief said yes for the project
Following in the footsteps of Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, and Mohammad Azharuddin, Sourav Ganguly is the next former Indian cricket captain whose life will be depicted on the big screen. The proposal has been approved by the former cricketer and current head of India's BCCI. According to rumours, Ranbir Kapoor is in talks to play the main role in the film. The estimated budget for the film would be Rs 200 crore to Rs 250 crore.
The BCCI chief has confirmed the news in an interview. Sourav said, “Yes, I have consented to appear in the biopic. It will be in Hindi, but the director's identity cannot be revealed at this time. Everything will need to be finalised for a little longer.”