The entire nation is talking about 21 years old badminton player PV Sindhu who won silver medal in Rio Olympics 2016 and now after her winning, the biopic on Sindhu’s coach Pullela Gopichand has became a hot topic of discussion not only in both Telugu states but all over India. The former badminton champ and current National coach, who inspired number of sports persons and contributed stars like Saina Nehwal, Srikant Kidambi and finally PV Sindhu.
The Hindi and Telugu biopic is being planned and it will be produced by Abhishek Nama. According to him, the life of Gopichand is very filmy and the upcoming biopic will focus on his early struggle, love story, his mother’s emotion and his injury that finished his career and then his win changed the face of Indian Badminton. The biopic will be directed by National award winner Praveen Sattaru and it is tentatively titled 'Pullela Gopichand'. The makers are planning to shot the major portion of the movie in various locations of Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Birmingham and Lucknow, and it will go on the floor in November.