A deserving biopic!
Abiopic has been planned by the actor turned filmmaker, Ananth Mahadevan on Nambi Narayanan, a former space scientist belonging to ISRO (involved in creating cryogenic engines for the country’s space programmes in the future) who was charged with espionage and arrested way back in 1994 while the Supreme Court exonerated and awarded Rs. 50 lakhs as damages. It is learnt that Nambi agreed for the film project only after reluctance and Ananth has worked with him on the script for the past two years. Touted to be a drama, the film will be presented in three phases and is expected to go on floors by the end of the year, we hear. R Madhavan is believed to be playing the lead.
Madhavan to play rocket scientist.