The highly anticipated biographical sports drama “Chandu Champion” is set to hit the silver screen on Eid 2024, and the excitement among fans has reached a fever pitch. The film, directed by the renowned filmmaker Kabir Khan and produced by the ace producer Sajid Nadiadwala, revolves around the inspiring life of the legendary Indian amateur billiards and snooker player, Chandrasinh Hirjee Jewraj, popularly known as Chandu.
Today, the makers of “Chandu Champion” treated the audience with the first look of actor Kartik Aaryan in the titular role of Chandu, leaving fans awestruck with his uncanny resemblance to the late sportsman. Donning the classic attire of a billiards player, Kartik embodies Chandu’s spirit of perseverance and indomitable will to never give up.
Chandu’s extraordinary journey in the world of billiards and snooker is nothing short of a saga. Born in 1924, Chandu overcame numerous challenges to achieve greatness in both domestic and international championships. His exceptional skills and unmatched style on the green baize earned him the endearing nickname “The Stylist” from admirers and the media alike.
Representing Bengal and India, Chandu participated in prestigious events such as the World Amateur Billiards Championship and the World Amateur Snooker Championship. His performances not only brought glory to the nation but also inspired countless aspiring players to pursue their dreams in the sport.
Director Kabir Khan, known for his knack for bringing real-life stories to life on the big screen, expressed his excitement about the project. He said, “Chandu’s journey is not just about his accomplishments on the table; it’s about his unyielding determination and the power of the human spirit. Kartik Aaryan has put his heart and soul into portraying Chandu’s character, and I believe audiences will be moved by his remarkable performance.”
Producer Sajid Nadiadwala also shared his enthusiasm, stating, “When I heard Chandu’s story, I knew it was a tale that needed to be told. It’s a story of passion, resilience, and triumph. We are confident that the film will resonate with audiences across the country.”
As the release date draws nearer, anticipation is building for this sports biopic that promises to be an emotional rollercoaster of dedication, sacrifice, and the pursuit of excellence.
“Chandu Champion” is all set to grace the theaters on 14th June 2024, and fans can’t wait to witness Kartik Aaryan’s extraordinary portrayal of the unsung sports hero, Chandu.