Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra

Indian cricket legend Mahindra Singh Dhoni and his wife Sakshi Singh Dhoni will make their first feature film in Tamil under their production banner ‘Dhoni Entertainment’. Dhoni’s production company is gradually getting into mainstream film production.

The production house has also announced that it intends to make films in all mainstream languages across the country.

Dhoni Entertainment is in talks with multiple filmmakers and scriptwriters to create and produce exciting and meaningful content across genres including science fiction, suspense thriller, crime, drama, and comedy.

Notably, Dhoni Entertainment has already produced and released the popular documentary, the ‘Roar of the Lion’. The documentary is based on the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches played by the Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

The production house has also produced a short film ‘Women’s Day Out’ which is based on cancer awareness.

As per Dhoni Entertainment, the cricketer shared an exceptional bond with the people of Tamil Nadu and it was looking to strengthen this extra special relationship even further by producing its first film in Tamil.

The Tamil film would be a family entertainer. It had been conceptualised by Sakshi, the Managing Director of Dhoni Entertainment.

“The film will be directed by Ramesh Thamilmani, who has also authored ‘Atharva - The Origin’, a new-age graphic novel,” the production house stated.

The cast and crew of the film will be announced shortly.