Bhumika Chawla's last Bollywood film was 2007's Gandhi, My Father. Bhumika says she's a fan of director Neeraj Pandey's work and "To finally work with him really got me excited"
"I am thankful for the kind of anticipation that has built up following the trailer and promotions. I am glad all that has happened. We truly believe we will live up to it," said Neeraj Pandey
"He (Dhoni) is a friend and I am glad a film is being made on Mahi's life. I am happy about it. I respect the vision of the director," John said. M S Dhoni: The Untold Story is an upcoming biopic directed by Neeraj Pandey
Akshay will be seen next in Prabhu Deva's film Singh Is Bliing and Raja Krishna Menon's Airlift, which also stars Nimrat Kaur. Neeraj is currently working on MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, which features Sushant Singh Rajput in the titular role