Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput never played the gentlemen’s game at the highest level, cricket fans still remember him as the reel MS Dhoni, who lived up to everyone’s expectations while essaying the role of the legendary Indian cricketer in M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016). A day after Sushant’s untimely demise, Dhoni’s manager Arun Pandey has lifted the lid on how the former Team India skipper has reacted to the shocking passing away of the Bollywood actor.
Although Sushant made much stunning performance in his career his role in biography of MS Dhoni The untold story was a remarkable one. During the entire movie, you could never take off our eyes from the screen. He’ll just resemble MS Dhoni in each and every scene not only in the appearance as well as the performance, each every attitude of him would be exactly as deep as Dhoni.
Sushant died by suicide at his Bandra residence. The 34-year-old actor’s tragic demise has sent shockwaves through the Bollywood industry. Pandey, who came up with the idea of Dhoni’s biopic has revealed that the legendary Indian cricketer is also ‘very morose’ in the aftermath of Sushant’s sudden demise. Sushant had to train relentlessly to become the reel Dhoni and there is no denying that the late great actor did an exceptional job in the 2016 sports biopic.
“We can’t even believe what has happened. I am not in a position to express my grief. Mahi is also very morose. Such a tragic incident,” Pandey was quoted as saying by ABP Ananda. Dhoni’s manager also revealed that a sequel to Dhoni’s biopic was also on cards but ‘everything is now meaningless’. “A sequel has been long crossing his mind and there were thinking of coming up with something at some point in time but given what happened today, everything is now meaningless,” Dhoni’s manager added.
Sushant is one of the few heroes in the Bollywood industry who come up with any family background. People will surely say Bollywood’s Nepotism killed Sushant. He was been cornered from all aspects to quit movies. Only Very few celebrities like Kirti Sonan, Sharadha Kapoor, and Vivek Oberai attended his funeral in Pawan Cermotarium.
Sushant climbed up the ranks by making a remarkable switch to Bollywood from the television industry. The promising young actor was lauded for making a sparkling debut with buddy drama Kai Po Che! (2013). After starring in Shuddh Desi Romance (2013) and Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015), Sushant went on to become a household name in Bollywood by playing the titular role in M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story. Dhoni’s biopic minted over Rs 133 crore at the domestic box office.
Sushant Singh Rajput Ex Manager Disha Salina also found dead on June 8th, 2020. She fell from the 14th floor of her apartment. The reason for her death remains unknown Mumbai police closed the case as an accidental death.