Sudheer Babu to do a Gopichand! Praveen Sattaru is well known for making unconventional films. He has directed Chandamama Kathalu and Guntur Talkies before and both the films received critical appreciation for different reasons. His upcoming film is a biography of the famous Badminton player and coach, Pullela Gopichand. Gopichand once again shot to fame with Sindu bagging the Olympic medal recently. Sudheer Babu has been roped in to play the role of Gopichand in this film. The film will start its shoot soon.
The makers of the film are planning to shoot major parts of the film in Hyderabad and Bangalore. Sudheer Babu is a close associate of Gopichand and has also had first hand experiemce of playing with him. This would help him essay the role of Gopichand with ease. With this film, the makers want to bring out the person that really Gopichand is and how he reached such heights and the efforts that went in.