Rajkummar Rao will play Srikanth Bolla, a visually challenged tycoon, in his forthcoming film. Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, and Nidhi Parmar Hiranandani are producing the unnamed movie under T-Series Films & Chalk N Cheese Films Production LLP. Sumit Purohit and Jagdeep Sidhu will do the screenplay for the film, which will be helmed by Tushar Hiranandani, who formerly directed ‘Saand Ki Aankh.’


While sharing the wonderful news, Tseries’ official Instagram page uploaded a photo of Rajkummar Rao with Srikanth, Bhushan Kumar, director Tushar, and his wife Nidhi. “Proud to present a biopic based on the amazing journey of #SrikanthBolla, a visually impaired industrialist”. @rajkummar rao and @tusharhiranandani feature in this film directed by @tusharhiranandani. #BhushanKumar, #KrishanKumar, and @nidhiparmarhira produced the movie. The shoot will begin in July 2022, as per the caption.


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I’m Excited to Portray Srikanth’s Role: Rajkummar Rao

Speaking about his portrayal in Srikanth’s biopic Rajkummar Rao said, “Srikanth Bolla is a source of motivation. It’s an honor to play such an inspiring character, the person who has overcome adversity and blossomed like a phoenix! Srikanth is something I’m certainly looking forward to performing. I’m excited to work with Bhushan sir on this interesting opportunity once more.”

Who is Industrialist Srikanth Bolla?

Srikanth Bolla was born into a poor and uneducated family in a remote, ordinary village in rural Andhra Pradesh. After choosing to pursue science in 10th grade, he began a legal fight with the state. He not only passed his tenth and twelth-grade tests with high honors, but he also became the first international blind student to attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the United States.

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It’s an Honor to Be Associated with Srikanth Bolla: Bhushan Kumar

Talking about the biopic, Bhushan Kumar said his path is incredibly inspirational, having experienced so many hurdles since childhood and never allowing anything come in the way of his goals.”It’s an honor to be connected with a personality like him.”

Rajkummar Rao’s Upcoming Projects

Rajkummar Rao has so many fascinating projects in the pipeline. Here are the details:

In the Badhai Ho franchise, Rajkumar Rao will play the protagonist role. Bhadhai Do is the title of Rajkumar Rao’s film. Bhumi Pednekar will also feature in the movie. Rajkummar is also set to star alongside Sanya Malhotra in HIT-The First Case.

Besides that, Rajkummar Rao just completed the shooting of his impending film, Bheed. He will also be seen alongside Janhvi Kapoor in Mr. and Mrs. Mahi. The film, which appears to be a cricket drama, is set to hit the theatres on October 7th this year.

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Fortunate to Work with Rajkummar & Bhushan Ji: Director

In a remark, Nidhi Parmar and Tushar Hiranandani said: “We concluded that this impressive tale needed to reach the audience as soon as we heard about Sri’s journey, and what bigger platform to use than cinema? We are very fortunate to be collaborating on this film with such stars as Rajkummar Rao and Bhushan Ji. We sincerely hope that Sri’s journey strikes the hearts of the viewers in the same way it did for us.” In July 2022, the film will ramp up production.


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