‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’, the biopic on Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, has minted over Rs 112 crores and is now the highest earning biopic in Indian cinema, claim its makers.
Produced by Fox Star Studios and Arun Pandey of Inspired Entertainment, the film, shows the journey of Captain Cool from the lanes of Ranchi to his becoming the World Cup winning captain of the Indian cricket team.
Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios, said in a statement: “MS Dhoni – The Untold Story is now the highest earning biopic ever made (in Indian cinema). This goes to show the love people have for Mahi and how they have been discovered, adopted and promoted the film.
We are truly humbled with the response from his fans, cricket lovers and movie audiences alike.”
The film stars, Sushant Singh Rajput as MS Dhoni, Kiara Advani as Dhoni’s wife Sakshi, besides Disha Patani, Anupam Kher and Bhoomika Chawla.
According to the statement, issued on behalf of the film’s makers, the demand for the shows have increased despite big releases like Mirzya and Tutak Tutak Tutiya.