Neeraj Pandey, who recently won acclaim for his Akshay Kumar starrer Baby, has fast moved on to his next project, titled M.S.Dhoni – The Untold Story. While the film that is based on the life of Indian cricketer M.S. Dhoni, has been making news ever since the release of its first look, we now hear that the makers of the film have come up with a special track dedicated to the Indian cricket team.
In fact Neeraj, a cricket buff himself, has worked on the song ‘Phir Se’ and the video in quick time to get it ready before the World Cup begins. Commenting on the same Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios, says, “It is a high octane tribute song that the team of the film is dedicating to the Indian cricket team – an anthem to celebrate & support Team India!”
Arun Pandey of Inspired Entertainment dedicating the song to the Indian cricket team and wishing them says, “‘ Phir Se’ is the mood of the nation and here we are echoing the sentiments of over a billion people of the nation and dedicating the song on behalf of M.S.Dhoni- The Untold Story team to the Indian cricket team.” Adding to Singh and Arun, Neeraj says, “The idea was to sum up the mood and emotion for the entire nation. ‘Phir Se’ is an anthem, plea, prayer, dream all rolled in one. And MM Kreem (composer) saab and Manoj Muntashir (lyricist) have done this beautifully.”
Sushant Singh Rajput, who plays Dhoni in the official biopic that is set to release on October 22 this year, is extremely excited about this tribute to the team that will be officially launched when India takes on Pakistan on February 15. “‘Phir Se’ is our tribute to the inherent passion our players have for the country and the love we have towards our own team. We just want to tell it to them through this wonderful track that they have always made us proud and we always are with them unconditionally!”, adds Sushant.
M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story is being produced by Fox Star Studios and Inspired Entertainment – an associate company of Rhiti Sports that has the exclusive rights of Dhoni’s story.