Aanand L Rai to direct Vishwanathan Anand biopic


(Photo: Aanand L Rai/Instagram, Express Archive)Filmmaker Aanand L Rai is set to direct a biopic on Indian chess grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. Details about the cast and other aspects of the film are also under wraps. “A biopic on chess grandmaster #ViswanathanAnand has been planned… The biopic – not titled yet – will be directed by Aanand L Rai… Produced by Sundial Entertainment [Mahaveer Jain] and Colour Yellow Productions [Aanand L Rai],” he tweeted. pic.twitter.com/fNBtdza2Dq
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) December 13, 2020
The makers are yet to make a formal announcement. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. The yet-untitled biopic will be co-produced by Rai’s Colour Yellow Productions and Mahaveer Jain’s Sundial Entertainment. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd

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Updated: December 13, 2020 7:37:21 pm

A biopic on Vishwanathan Anand is in the works. BIOPIC ON VISWANATHAN ANAND… A biopic on #Indian chess grandmaster #ViswanathanAnand has been planned… The biopic – not titled yet – will be directed by Aanand L Rai… Produced by Sundial Entertainment [Mahaveer Jain] and Colour Yellow Productions [Aanand L Rai]. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the news. The movie has been penned by Rai’s longtime collaborator, Himanshu Sharma. Aanand L Rai is currently filming romantic drama Atrangi Re, starring Sara Ali Khan, Dhanush and Akshay Kumar. Don't Miss These StoriesBigg Boss 14 December 13 episode LIVE UPDATESAanand L Rai to direct Vishwanathan Anand biopicSania Mirza makes her digital debut with MTV Nishedh Alone TogetherClick here for more

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