MS DHONI turns producer

It was earlier reported that former Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is involved in the production of a South Indian film.

Dhoni Entertainment Limited will be promoting the Tamil film which is conceptualized by the director Sakshi Singh Dhoni. Billed as an artist in the family, Ramesh Thamilmani will be directed by Atharva - The Origin.

According to a statement from Dhoni Entertainment, the cricketer has a close relationship with the people of Tamil Nadu, and the company hopes to extend the relationship by making his first film in Tamil.

The film will be released in multiple languages, said Vikas Hasija, chief commercial officer of Dhoni Entertainment.

The production company communicates with many directors and writers to create interesting content that expands the genre.

A short cancer awareness film titled Women's Day is sponsored by Dhoni Entertainment.

The production company also produced the documentary Roar of the Lion, based on the IPL team Chennai Super Kings, directed by MS Dhoni.