Rishi Kapoor has been confirmed for the role of Abhinav Bindra’s father. Paternal character of Olympic sharp shooter to be rendered by ‘Saagar’ actor will be none other a new look for the veteran’s fans. Last seen in ‘Kapoors and Sons’, D-Day villain is gonna play major character of the Gold Medalist’s father in Kannan Iyer directed upcoming film.

This untitled utmost release will revolve around the life story of Bindra family. Similar kind of cinema on the life of illustrious cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin was released few months back and same type of film named ‘MS Dhoni – The Story Untold’ is going to bang the thousands of theaters soon.

Rishi Kapoor to play Abhinav Bindra's father's role
Rishi Kapoor to play Abhinav Bindra’s father’s role

Actor to play the main role of Olympic shooter isn’t yet finalized by the director and producers. Actresses for the roles opposite to the undecided heroic character are too yet to be confirmed. Kapoor has commenced working for fitting into the character of father of Abhinav Bindra.

Film story will be based on Abhinav’s autobiography, ‘A Shot At History’, and mainly describe his life events, journey to historical record making competition at Olympics.