In an intriguing turn of events, it has come to light that Kartik Aaryan‘s upcoming sports drama, “Chandu Champion,” holds a significant connection with the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. The film, based on a concept Sushant had been working on before his untimely demise, revolves around the inspiring life of Murlikant Petkar, an army veteran and accomplished sportsperson with physical challenges.
Sushant had expressed keen interest in portraying Petkar’s remarkable journey, and now, Kartik Aaryan has taken up the mantle to bring this extraordinary character to life on the silver screen. Fully dedicated to the role, Kartik is undergoing extensive training in various sports associated with the character to ensure authenticity and honor the legacy of Murlikant Petkar, who achieved notable milestones by winning Gold Medals at the Commonwealth Games and Paralympics.
“Chandu Champion” is scheduled for release on Eid 2024, which falls on June 14. As audiences eagerly await this highly anticipated film, Kartik Aaryan continues to bask in the success of his recently released movie, “SatyaPrem Ki Katha.” Stay tuned for more updates on “Chandu Champion,” a project that pays tribute to both Sushant Singh Rajput’s passion for storytelling and the indomitable spirit of Murlikant Petkar.