Bollywood actor Manav Kaul shared pictures from his upcoming movie ‘’Saina Nehwal Biopic’’ on his Instagram account. The 42-year-old actor is playing the role of Parineeti Chopra’s Badminton coach in the movie.
The Tumhari Sulu fame actor posted few pictures on his Instagram handle and captioned it “My first look as @nehwalsaina ‘a Coach (respect 🙏🏼) #SainaNehwalBiopic … hard working @parineetichopra as Saina Nehwal… Directed by #AmoleGupte Produced by @itsbhushankumarofficial @tseries.official @tseriesfilms”.
In these pictures, Manav can be seen acing few shuttles at the Badminton court. The actor managed to impress Badminton player Saina Nehwal with his ‘Eye for Detail’. Saina was the first one to comment on his post. She wrote “Amazing’’. Manav returned the love by saying “@nehwalsaina you have an amazing story to tell … I feel very lucky to be part of #sainanehwalbiopic thank you … respect.”
Actor Parineeti, playing the role of Saina in the biopic, recently injured her neck on the sets of the movie.
Manav has impressed the critics and audience with his versatile acting skills in movies like Kai Po Che, Wazir, and Jolly LLB. But the actor got his biggest break with 2017 romantic comedy ‘Tumhari Sulu’ opposite Vidya Balan. Manav played the role of vidya’s husband in the movie. His natural acting, coming timing and his chemistry with Balan impressed everyone.
The biopic is helmed by ace filmmaker Amol Gupte and produced by Bhushan Kumar under T-series.
Earlier actor Shradha Kapoor was playing the titular role but dropped out of the project due to a clash of dates. Parineeti Chopra replaced her in the movie.
The movie is set for a 2020 release.