Anupam Kher to play Dhoni's father

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Anupam Kher to play Dhonis father

Kher, 60, who is in Kharagpur for the film's shooting, took to Twitter to share news about his role during a Q&A session with fans.

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Published: Wed 28 Oct 2015, 11:00 PM

Last updated: Sat 31 Oct 2015, 9:37 AM

Veteran actor Anupam Kher will be essaying the role of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's father in the upcoming biopic on the Indian captain.
To be directed by A Wednesday! famed director Neeraj Pandey, M S Dhoni: The Untold Story will have Sushant Singh Rajput playing the lead role of one of the most successful Indian skippers.
Kher, 60, who is in Kharagpur for the film's shooting, took to Twitter to share news about his role during a Q&A session with fans.
"I play Dhoni's father Paan Singh," he replied, when asked about his role in the movie.
Pandey and Kher have earlier collaborated on films like A Wednesday!, Special 26 and Baby, and the actor said their bonding is one of the main reasons for him to sign the biopic.
The film also stars Fugly actress Kiara Advani as the cricketer's wife Sakshi Singh Dhoni.



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