As per reports, bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan has given green signal to play for ‘Super 30’ founder Anand Kumar in the biopic on the mathematician. The film will be directed by Vikas Bahl. Currently Hrithik is on a family vacation in USA and as per producer Preeti Sinha, they want to start the shooting of the film as soon as possible, which may be by the end of this year.
Hrithik is due to be back in India by June 15 and the production team will be planning the schedule after that. The female lead has not been finalized for the project. The script for this movie is done by Sanjeev Dutta. Sanjeev has written scripts for films like Metro, Gangester, Heeropanthi and Burfi. He and director Vikas Bahl had visited Anand Kumar and done extensive research on him, his ‘super 30‘ program and also on his family and friends.
‘Super 30’ is an initiative by Anand Kumar where he selects 30 talented underprivileged students and prepares them for IIT entrance exam. These students stay with him for free for nearly one year and dedicate themselves for the exam. Anand Kumar earns the money to sustain his project by teaching other students in evening classes where he charges a nominal fee. Anand kumar got inspiration from own struggles in life and his project has seen nearly 400 students getting into IIT since 2002, when he started this project.