Former Indian cricket captain MS Dhoni revealed the first look of his graphic novel titled Atharva: The Origin his Facebook handle. It is based on writer Ramesh Thamilmani’ work. The “New age graphic novel” was announced in the year 2020 as “An adaptation of an unpublished book by debutant author”. Dhoni captioned it: Happy to announce my new Avatar…..Atharva..
MS Dhoni himself as a superhero and warrior leader, the official motion poster was released yesterday by the cricketer. The motion poster features a rugged looking MS Dhoni, giving fans a glimpse into the world of Atharva and also a sneak peek into the first look of him as a superhero.
Former Indian cricket captain MS Dhoni said, “I am thrilled to be associated with this project. Atharva – The Origin is a captivating graphic novel with an engaging story and immersive artworks. Author Ramesh Thamilmani’s attempt to launch India’s first mythological superhero with a contemporary twist will leave every reader wanting for more.”
The author Ramesh Thamilmani said, “Atharva – The Origin is a dream project and one that is close to my heart. We have worked for the several years to bring alive a vision, an idea and translate it into a masterpiece. I am excited and happy to have MS Dhoni portraying Atharva, who truly embodies the character.”
— Sreedhar Pillai (@sri50) February 2, 2022