News|November 22, 2011 6:26 pm

Ranbir Kapoor to play Anand Kumar in ‘Super 30’

Audience will see the younger Anand Kumar after seeing him in Aarakshan portrayed by Amitabh Bachcha,

Anand Kumar is a mathematician who grooms poor children from rural and impoverished backgrounds for the highly competitive IIT-JEE. This will be a full-fledged movie based on his life.

Ranbir Kapoor will be playing Anand Kumar on screen, According to the sources, Anurag Basu will be directing the film,

Anurag Basu also had visited Anand Kumar in Patna to discuss the film, Also Sanjeev Dutt, who has written the films like Page 3 and Life in a Metro including other writers are also attracted to this project,

Anand Kumar has already been subject of documentaries by Discovery, NHK of Japan, and French 24. Anand Kumar admitted that some producers and directors from the Bollywood had contacted him, but he is is not too keen on talking about it, all he said is,

Yes, some of them have approached me, but it is too early to discuss these issues at this point. I am busy with ‘Super 30’ at the moment.