Putting an end to speculations, now it was confirmed that actor Vivek Oberoi has been roped in to play Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the latter’s biopic, titled PM Narendra Modi. The film, to be directed by Omung Kumar, who has previously helmed hit biographical dramas like Sarbjit and Mary Kom, will go on floors in mid-January.
According to film sources, the film’s first poster will be launched in Mumbai on Jaunary 7. The poster of the film will reportedly be released in 23 different languages and will be unveiled by Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis. Sandip Singh is the producer of this film.
At the evening scheduled to take place at the Garware Club House in South Mumbai, apart from Vivek’s look, makers are also expected to announce the release date of the film.
“The team acquired the necessary permissions to go forth with the film only a few weeks ago. Vivek has been working on his distinct looks, and will be part of extensive workshops. A big chunk of the film will be shot in Gujarat, apart from other states”, the source added.