Bollywood’s love affair with biopics

Anushka Sharma is set to play ace cricketer Jhulan Goswami in the upcoming biopic 'Chakda Express'.

Sidharth Malhotra played Kargil War hero Vikram Batra in the epic war biopic 'Shershaah'.

Sushant Singh Rajput played M.S. Dhoni in the sports biographical film 'M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story'.

Sonam Kapoor played Neerja Bhanot the head purser of a Pan Am flight who foiled a high-jacking plan in 'Neerja'.

Irrfan Khan brought to life the star athlete-turned-rebel Paan Singh Tomar in the biopic 'Paan Singh Tomar'.

Farhan Akhtar played legendary athlete Milkha Singh in 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'.

Priyanka Chopra played Olympic medallist boxer Mary Kom in the boxing biopic 'Mary Kom'.

'Sardar Udham', the biographical historical drama was about Udham Singh, a freedom fighter. Vicky Kaushal played Singh.

Vidya Balan played the titular role in 'Shakuntala Devi'.

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