Biopics have become a big trend in Bollywood right now. With the success several sports based biopics, Bollywood filmmakers are coming up with new biopics. Hrithik Roshan has never appeared in a biopic till now.. but he has given green signal to a biopic. The actor, who was last seen in ‘Kaabil’, has signed to reprise genius mathematician, Anand Kumar in his biopic.
For those of you who don’t know about Anand Kumar, he is a mathematician from Bihar, who started the renowned “Super 30” program in Patna back in 2002. A brilliant kid in Mathematics right from his childhood, Kumar started the program with an aim to train the economically backward and underprivileged students for IIT-JEE entrance exam.
His institute, Ramanujan School of Mathematics every year conducts an exam and selects the top 30 students, who will be given coaching for IIT exam. His institute also provides the selected candidates decent accommodation for a year. In the past, several filmmakers had approached Kumar for the rights of his biopic but he was reluctant. It seems that he finally got convinced. The film traces the life of Kumar and his rise to international fame after setting up the ‘Super 30’ program.
Hrithik, who is currently planning a week long holiday with sons Hrehaan and Hridhaan to the US, will begin prepping up for the film as soon as he returns to Mumbai. The movie is tentatively titled ‘Super 30’. This biopic is directed by Vikas Bahl of ‘Queen’ fame.