The Team India captain MS Dhoni is likely to play himself in a cameo in the bilingual Tamil-Telugu film titled Dhoni which is being produced and directed by Prakash Raj.
The story is about a kid who wants to be a cricketer like Dhoni while his father wants him to study and concentrate on academics. The kid’s role is being played by Puri Jagannath’s son Akash while the father’s role is enacted by Prakash Raj.
Radhika Apte, Nazar and Brahmanandam play pivotal roles in the film. It has music by Ilayaraja. The film is fast progressing and is planning for release during the summer holidays of 2012.