Sachin Tendulkar’s biographical film titled Sachin: A Billion Dreams is all set for release tomorrow and the excitement in the air is palpable. The film which is described as a Docu-drama promises to turn cinema theaters into cricket stadiums. Sachin: A Billion Dreams, as the trailer suggests will narrate the entire graph of Sachin’s life starting from his childhood as a determined boy with aspirations to play cricket for the country, the superstitions he developed over the years, his personal life including his love story, down up to his farewell from the Indian national cricket team. The film promises a peak into some not so well known aspects of his illustrious life.
The excitement for Sachin’s film is not limited to the common man who looks up to the legend, but our bollywood celebrities too can’t seem to contain their excitement about the film. Some of them shared some interesting anecdotes about their love and admiration for Sachin. Let’s take a look:
AAMIR KHAN, the perfectionist shared his favorite Sachin moment, when the latter watched a screening of Lagaan and roles were reversed. Aamir who has been a fan of the cricketer from his early days and has cheered for him ever since, was touched to see Sachin Tendulkar watching his film and cheering for him while he played cricket. Aamir describes the moment as ‘unreal’ and this memory is etched in his heart ever since.
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) May 19, 2017
RANVEER SINGH in his trademark over-the-top style shared this adorable video on twitter ending with the famous “Sachin… Sachin” cheer.
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) May 23, 2017
VARUN DHAWAN calling Sachin his childhood hero shared his favorite memory of watching him play at Sharjah and how time stood still when he batted against the Australian bowlers.
— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) May 21, 2017
Boxer VIJENDER SINGH spoke about how he can’t wait to watch the film to get his dose of inspiration from the legend and stated that the entire sports fraternity is excited about this biopic.
— Vijender Singh (@boxervijender) May 23, 2017
SONAM KAPOOR spoke about the world cup winning moment and how Sachin Tendulkar inspires people all over to aspire to be the best version of themselves with the dignity with which he has led his life.
— Sonam Kapoor (@sonamakapoor) May 20, 2017
PRIYANKA CHOPRA described Sachin as the only individual who has the capability to bring the entire nation together like nobody else can, And we couldn’t agree more!
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 24, 2017
Sachin: A Billion dreams has been written and directed by James Erskine and produced by Ravi Bhagchandka and Carnival Motion Pictures under 200 NotOut Productions. The film releases in cinema screens on May 26th.