Imran Khan’s Biopic ‘Kaptaan’ Nearing Completion
The news of a biopic made on Imran Khan came out in 2011 when a group independent, young filmmakers decided to film the life of cricketer turned politician and social activist, Imran Khan. Kaptaan, the biopic which promises to focus on Imran Khan’s life pre and post his sports career. The film is now in its final stages.
The film which is under-production from the last five years will now be released in June next year. However, the film’s trailer came out three years ago but the release faced delay as some recent aspects of his life had to be added.
‘Kaptaan’ is directed by Faisal Aman Khan and stars Abdul Mannan as Imran Khan, Saeeda Imtiaz as Jemima Khan, Sonya Jehan as Imran’s sister and Mehwish Nasir as Benazir Bhutto.
The biopic revolves around Imran Khan’s life; how he started his journey – from cricket to winning the World Cup, then his struggle for his cancer hospital and his marriage as well.