Cricket in India is so popular, the fact of the idea you could do that, made films (up cricket in India felt that Cricket Movies are successful in business even millions). Cricket is considered a religion in India. Fans worship their favorite players like God. He wants to know everything about them.
So far in Indian film history, many cricket-related films like Lagaan, a biopic on Mahendra Singh have been made. Something similar is going to happen this year as well. This year not 1 but 3-3 films related to cricket are being made, for which the fans are eagerly waiting.
1. Chakda Express
Indian Test team captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma are some of the most talked-about couples. After marrying Virat, Anushka made some distance from films. But now she is going to make a comeback after a long gap of 3 years with a movie named Chakda Express.
This new film of Anushka is based on the life and cricket journey of former Indian women’s cricket captain Jhulan Goswami. The film will be released on the OTT platform Netflix, the first glimpse of the movie and the teaser of the movie have been shared by Anushka Sharma on her Instagram account. After watching the teaser, the fans are now eagerly waiting for its release. Anushka is looking great in the blue jersey.
“Jersey” is a drama movie made on cricket. The film is a Bollywood remake of the Telugu film Jersey. Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur, and Pankaj Kapoor will be in the lead roles in the Hindi version of this film. The film will be directed by Gowtham Tinnanuri. Shahid will be seen as a cricketer in this film. This movie was earlier to be released on 31 December 2021. But due to the increasing cases of the corona, its release date has been extended. Although its release date has not been disclosed yet. But after watching its teaser, fans are eagerly waiting for it.
3. Shabash Mittu
The story of Mithali Raj, the captain of the Indian women’s cricket team and veteran batsman, is going to be seen on the film screen. Born in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, Mithali is an example for Indian women players. Film director Srijit Mukherjee thought of filming Mithali’s story on screen so that crores of daughters of the country could move forward by taking inspiration from this Sachin Tendulkar of women’s cricket.
Actress Taapsee Pannu will be seen playing the role of Mithali in this film. The direction of this film has been completed. And on February 4, it will be released in cinemas. This film is going to come under the name of “Shabash Mittu”. Fans are eagerly waiting to see the story of this star player (Cricket Movies) on the big screen.