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Padma Shri Dingko Singh was one of the best boxers, an award profitable sports activities one that’s introduced glory to our nat… https://t.co/zZ70hZZuyc
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) 1623341930000
Did you know that it was Shahid Kapoor who had plans to make and star in boxer Dingko Singh’s biopic? Yes, you learn it proper! In an interview in 2019, Shahid had revealed that he has the rights for Dingko Singh and it’s a movie that he wanted to make.
The movie was to be directed by Raja Krishna Menon. The filmmaker was additionally saddened by the very fact that a movie couldn’t be made on his life whereas he was nonetheless alive. Talking to PTI, he mentioned, “It is unfortunate and terrible. This has come as a shock. I knew he was ill and suffering but I didn’t know it was this bad. He was a wonderful human being and a spiritual person. Unfortunately, we couldn’t make the film before he could have seen it.”
Elaborating additional, he added, “The film got stuck… we will see what happens. Singh wanted the film to be made because he wanted the story to be told to inspire people. He was a pragmatic person. He never called me or asked why it was stuck.”
Meanwhile, on the work entrance, Shahid will subsequent be seen in ‘Jersey’ which is an official Hindi remake of Telugu movie of the identical identify. It may also function Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapur in key roles.