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Neeraj Pandey: True to life

Neeraj Pandey, the man behind M S Dhoni's biopic, keeps his films grounded in reality

Avantika Bhuyan 

It has been two weeks since the trailer of MS Dhoni: The Untold Story was launched online, shattering all records by garnering the fastest 10 million views in less than 36 hours. Its director Neeraj Pandey, however, has no time to enjoy the laurels coming his way.

His days are spent in and out of meetings and promotions for the film that releases at the end of the month. It is in the midst of this frenetic schedule that I get to speak with him about his first biopic and the most ambitious film yet. What's got people talking is that Pandey has shown the Indian skipper as real and human, ...

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First Published: Sat, September 03 2016. 00:29 IST