Abhay Deol is back in the big screen with a power-packed sports drama titled Jungle Cry based on Rugby, after “Nanu Ki Jaanu”. The film will be produced by Bollywood Hollywood Production, which confirmed the kick-start of the film on their social media handlings. The official profile of the company shared the news with the pictures of the ceremony.
It posted, “Lights. Camera. Puja! Bollywood Hollywood is proud to announce that our feature film ‘Jungle Cry’ is all set for filming. @abhaydeol stars in this inspiring film based on the legendary 10-Nations Championship win of the underdog India Under-14 Rugby Team, comprised of boys from Odisha’s tribal community. #JungleCry”
The title of the sports drama film is Jungle Cry. Abhay Deol will be essaying the role of the real-life coach Rudraksha Jena, who hails from Bhubaneshwar. He had led an under-14 team to victory at the International School Rugby Tournament in London in 2007. The actor has been busy learning the game while preparing for the movie. The team will shoot this inspirational human drama in Odisha. It is expected to go on floors within a month.