Livebharath, 22-8-16: The whole nation is currently talking about only PV Sindhu winning a Silver medal in badminton at the Rio Olympics! But let’s take a moment to talk about her coach, Pullela Gopichand. The man has his own story, and now get prepared to witness it on the big screen. A biopic is all set to be prepared on Sindhu’s coach Pullela Gopichand. The Hindi, Telugu film is being planned and produced by Abhishek Nama.
He said, “Gopichand life is the early struggle, his love story and family, his mother’s emotion, his damage that almost ended his career and then his win that altered the face of Indian badminton. It is a story waiting to be told.” The film will be directed by National Award winning filmmaker Praveen Sattaru and is tentatively titled ‘Pullela Gopichand’. The film is arranged to go on the floors this November and will be shot crossways Hyderabad, Luck now, Bengaluru and Birmingham.