Real life father Anil Kapoor to play reel life father to Harshwardhan Kapoor in Abhinav Bindra biopic

Anil Kapoor announced on social media the beginning of Abhinav Bindra biopic with Harshwardhan Kapoor in the lead role


Abhinav Bindra is a retired professional shooter and is also known for being an Olympian Gold medal in ten meter rifle event. The sportsperson has earned recognition in the 2016 Indian Olympics and the Rio Olympics. Bollywood has never left an opportunity to make biopic films on sportsmen and women who have done something remarkable and noteworthy in their respective careers. A biopic on Abhinav Bindra was announced about three years back.

The film will see Harshwardhan Kapoor who will be seen playing the lead role of Abhinav while Anil Kapoor will be seen playing the role of his father. This will be the first time the father and son duo will be seen sharing the screen space. Kapoor shared a picture on his Instagram account, which showed Anil Kapoor, Abhinav and Harshwardhan posing in black outfits.

The film was earlier announced by Harshwardhan in 2017. He had then shared a picture with Abhinav on social media. Harshwardhan made his debut in Bollywood in 2016 and then also appeared in the film Bhavesh Joshi Superhero in 2018. The actor had won a Star Screen Award and Stardust Award for Best Male Debut and Best Acting Debut respectively for his film Mirzya. The untitled Abhinav Bindra biopic is currently in the pre-production stage.

Photo Credits:  Viral Bhayani