Bollywood filmmakers have been showing lot of interest in sports biopics and with the massive hits of Bhaag Milka Bhaag and Mary Kom, many leading production houses targeted the sports biopics. Now the biopics on cricketers are the latest trend in Bollywood. The movies are being made on legendary cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Mohammad Azharuddin and Mahendra Singh Dhoni. All these movies completed shoot and are gearing up for a massive release all over soon.
Mohammad Azharuddin has given his nod for his biopic and the movie has been titled as Azhar. With his complete permission, the script work of the film has been wrapped up and Azharuddin has been active right from the first day of shoot. He even personally trained the lead actor Emraan Hashmi to suit him on screen. Sources revealed that Azharuddin has not been completely happy with the movie as some of the important things that come at a crucial point of time kept the actor bothering much.
Sources revealed that Azharuddin shared some sensitive information with the team and the makers of the movie. However they included all the information in the film which left the legendary cricketer in deep shock. Azharuddin is quite worried that these sensitive matters will sure disturb some people. Director Tony D’Souza is in talks with the makers along with Azharuddin to sort out the issue before it becomes bigger and solve it before the film hits the screen.
As a result of this Azharuddin is not happy with the makers and he revealed that he will not be active in the promotions of the film. Emraan Hashmi, Prachi Desai, NargisFakhri and Lara Dutta played the lead roles in the movie that has been directed by Tony D’Souza and produced by Balaji Motion Pictures. The movie has been slated for a wide release on May 13th across the world.