‘Baby’ director Neeraj Pandey who is busy preparing for his next directorial venture ‘MS Dhoni – The Untold Story’, has finally found the leading lady for his film after auditioning for many months now.
The director has finalised the young Kiara Advani to play Sakshi, Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s wife, opposite Sushant Singh Rajput who is playing India’s multiple World Cup winning cricket captain.
Kiara is known for her role in Kabir Sadanand’s comedy drama film, Fugly.
‘MS Dhoni – The Untold Story’ traces Dhoni’s inspirational rise from humble beginnings in Ranchi to an icon. The film tries to uncover the personal and human story behind the icon filled with humour, romance, tragedy and triumph.
The shooting of the highly-anticipated movie will begin by the end of this month in Dhoni’s hometown Ranchi.