Former Indian captain MS Dhoni retired from international cricket in August 2020. Now, Dhoni is all set to get into a new territory ,he is going to produce an animated series, titled ‘Captain 7’ which will be based on his life.
The makers released a statement and revealed that the first season of the spy series is currently under pre-production and it’s based on the legendary cricketer. The ‘7’ in the series’ title name refers to MS Dhoni’s jersey number that he has donned for all the teams that he has played. The first season of the show which is described as India’s first ‘animated spy universe’ will be released in 2022.
This is a joint venture between the cricketer’s wife Sakshi Dhoni’s production house Dhoni Entertainment Pvt Ltd and Black White Orange Brands Pvt Ltd. Speaking about the series, Dhoni said that the concept and story are great.
The former cricketer added that the series will bring to life his other passions along with cricket. Sakshi Dhoni also spoke about the show as she revealed that Captain 7 will be a show full of adventure. She added that when Black White Orange Brands Pvt Ltd came to them with the concept of an animation fiction show based on Mahi, they were on board.
The CEO of BWO, Bhavik Vora said their team is happy to enter a new territory with ‘Captain 7’, which will take forward the legacy of former India skipper. He added that sports is close to their hearts and they are huge Dhoni fans, which he said was the perfect formula to create ‘Captain 7’.
Vora further said that the partnership with Dhoni Entertainment Pvt Ltd is truly a dream collaboration and they can’t wait for audiences to see the show.