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Varun Dhawan to play Hockey legend Dhyan Chand?

Actor Varun Dhawan is all set to play the iconic hockey player in his biopic.

bollywood Updated: Jun 12, 2016 15:49 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times
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Varun Dhawan will play Dhyan Chand in his bipoic, which will be produced by Karan Johar.(IANS)

Actor Varun Dhawan will reportedly agreed to play iconic Hockey player Dhyan Chand in his biopic.

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According to several reports, the film which will be produced by Karan Johar, was first offered to actor Ranbir Kapoor, but he refused.

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“KJo then took the project to his other favourite Varun Dhawan, who is very keen on playing the hockey legend. He even made his father David Dhawan hear the story. Karan then approached Fox Star Studios, who are very keen to get on board,” a source was quoted as saying.

First Published: Jun 12, 2016 15:38 IST