In the event that cash talks, then this is what it says in regards to cricketer M S Dhoni: he is a greater genius than even Salman Khan.
Evidence of this lies in the way that satellite rights for the Dhoni biopic (MS Dhoni: The Untold Story) have been sold at a higher cost than Salman starrers.
An inside source aware of present circumstances, lets the cat out of the bag on the amazing monetary courses of action that eventuated really taking shape of the Dhoni biopic.
Says the source, “Dhoni was given Rs. 45 crores for the motion picture making rights to his life and access to individual data, archives and pictures, in addition to Dhoni’s accessibility for advertising and advancement of the film. Conversely, Sushant Singh Rajput was paid an insignificant Rs. 2 crores to play Dhoni. Truth be told Dhoni’s business chief Arun Pandey got a great deal more cash than Sushant. Pandey got Rs. 5 crores .”
This extremely dependable source puts the complete spending plan of Dhoni: The Untold Story at Rs. 104 crores, and includes that the expense of making the film has as of now been recouped before the film’s discharge….
Says the source, “The satellite rights of MS Dhoni: The Untold Story have just been sold for Rs. 55 crores which is Rs. 5 crores more than what a Salman Khan starrer gets for satellite. Another Rs. 20 crores have been recovered through various on-screen endorsements by Sushant Singh Rajput of products that Dhoni endorses. The music rights of the film have been sold at Rs. 5 crores. And the overseas distribution rights have gone for Rs. 10 crores.”
The source adds that the film has recovered another Rs. 10 crores through international remake rights. “A Hollywood studio has bought the remake rights of MS Dhoni: The Untold Story from producer Neeraj Pandey and Fox Star Studios for Rs. 10 crores. The film will be remade in English now. The Hindi version has already been dubbed in three other languages, Tamil, Telugu and Marathi. No matter how you look at it, it’s a win-win project for the makers……