Sushant Singh Rajput who made a successful transition from TV to the silver screen, will bring to life the story of famous Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni in Neeraj Pandey's 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story'.
Recently the actor was spotted sporting the famous 'Dhoni' long locks. The film's shooting schedule has now been shifted to Kharagpur. Earlier Sushant and Kiara Advani who plays the role of his wife, Sakshi had filmed a romantic song in Aurangabad.
Sushant underwent extensive training to prep up for his role in this biopic.Earlier when he started his preparation for the film, he used to watch M.S Dhoni play matches on TV and older matches on the internet to understand his body language and pick up nuances from him which will help him in portraying his character. Later he even visited few cricket matches to watch Dhoni play live.
Anupam Kher who plays his father has also started shooting for this film. 'MS Dhoni: An Untold Story' is slated to release next year.