Superstar Akshay Kumar says that “I would like to make a biopic on Hima Das, She is a Young achiever in a sport that India’s not identified with on the international stage. Hima Das won the gold in a track and field event, which is a huge achievement and should be highlighted through a movie.
As Indians we run and get on to a bus and train easily, so we have to potential to run. Its only a matter of the and encouragement before we can make a name for ourselves in track and field events” he said.
Actor who is busy in promoting of his forthcoming sports drama Gold, he interacting with media at an event organization Edelweiss group here on Saturday to support and wish India contingent for Asian Games 2018, Akshay , asked on which sports personality he would like to make biopic as producer.
He Said that “ I think it was a very rare feat to achieve because somebody who comes from the interiors of Indian and wins a gold medal in the Track (Running) event was really incredible”
Actor Adil Hussain , who was elated with the news, hoped that an Assamese actor is cast to play the role or Hima Das herself should play the part in the film.
And he wrote in twitter, “that is a good news but I hope that an Assamese Actor is cast to play the role or may be @HimarDas8 herseld should play the part”
Akshay , to query whether he feels that films can generate importance of sports in the minds of the audience and help India to become a better sports nation, said “ I really like the story of Gold which is due for its release.
“It is very interesting and real story, there are some glorious achievement achieved by our people by our country but it is not public domain.