Kartik Aaryan’s Chandu Champion Has A SURPRISING Connection With Sushant Singh Rajput

Kartik Aaryan's upcoming Bollywood film, "Chandu Champion" will release on the death anniversary of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan is currently gearing up for the release of his highly anticipated film, Chandu Champion. Directed by Kabir Khan, the movie chronicles the life of Murlikant Petkar, India’s trailblazing Paralympic gold medalist. After much anticipation, the sports drama is scheduled to hit theaters on June 14, 2024, coinciding surprisingly with Sushant Singh Rajput’s death anniversary. However, numerous reports suggest a significant link between the late actor and Kartik Aaryan’s upcoming movie.

Sushant Singh Rajput’s Connection With Chandu Champion

As per a previous report by ETimes, insiders from the entertainment industry have revealed that prior to his tragic passing, Sushant Singh Rajput had committed to another sports biopic venture. Although unnamed at the time, this project focused on the remarkable journey of Murlikant Petkar, an army veteran who triumphed over physical adversities to achieve athletic greatness.

According to the report, back in 2016, Sushant Singh Rajput showed a strong interest in Petkar’s narrative, finding it profoundly inspiring. The actor was fascinated by Petkar’s unwavering passion and resilience in pursuing his aspirations, and he was enthusiastic about portraying this remarkable story on screen.

About Chandu Champion

The highly anticipated trailer of ‘Chandu Champion’ was recently unveiled by the makers. The trailer depicts Kartik Aaryan as Chandu, who awakens from a coma in 1967 following a war injury. It chronicles his emotional voyage, wherein he aspires to become a wrestler despite facing ridicule from classmates who taunt him with ‘Chandu Champion’ remarks. The trailer showcases his relentless struggle to conquer obstacles and shed the association with that name.

The Bollywood film is all set to hit the theatres on June 14, 2024.

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