Mumbai: Since its release last evening, the first trailer of ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’ has garnered more than 20 lakh views and huge appreciation.
The film and sports fraternity took to their respective Twitter handles to laud the trailer of the movie based on the life story of the captain of the Indian Cricket Team Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
“Look forward @msdhoni,” wrote coach of the India cricket team Anil Kumble.
“Loved the Trailer Dhoni bhai @msdhoni . Its gonna be bombastic and classy like you!!!looking forward to watch it, Ruuh khush ho gayi!!” tweeted cricketer Shikhar Dhawan.
“Maybe its just my love for cricket. Or my love for India. Or for Sushant Singh Rajput But I loved the #DhoniTrailer,” wrote filmmaker Shekhar Kapoor.
“#MSDhoniTrailer Gave me goosebumps!@itsSSR U seem to hav lived the character, nt played it! Loved it @msdhoni,” tweeted Kriti Sanon
“This should be really interesting. The trailer of the Dhoni film. Especially given how private he’s been,” tweeted cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle.
“Wow! Just wow! What an amazing trailer for MS Dhoni. And @itsSSR has channeled MS flawlessly. Can’t wait to see it. Kudos Neeraj!” wrote host of the pre-match IPL show Gaurav Kapoor.
“What a trailer of @msdhoni’s biopic,” tweeted Amaal Mallik.
“This is one film am waiting to see. Most loved captain and a friend @msdhoni,” said Bipasha Basu.
The three and a half minute trailer of the movie that speaks about “The man you know.the journey you don’t know,” shows Dhoni’s tough journey from a railway ticket collector to international sports star, through Sushant Singh Rajput.
This Neeraj Pandey helmed biopic also stars Anupam Kher as Dhoni’s dad, Bhumika Chawla as his sister, Rajesh Sharma as his coach and Kiara Advani as his wife Sakshi.
‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’ is slated to hit the theatres on September 30.