Not many people know that actor Sudheer Babu used to be a national-level badminton player. Before venturing into films, Sudheer Babu considered badminton as his profession. He also played with star players like Pullela Gopichand and Chetan Anand. This morning, Sudheer Babu shared a throwback picture of himself receiving runner up a medal at National School Games. The interesting part is Chetan Anand took this picture.
We can see young Sudheer Babu receiving the medal with all smiles. Sharing the photo, he tweeted, "A nostalgic throwback to National School Games. That's me receiving the runner up medal for badminton. Pic Credits: Chetan Anand." This proves how good he was in the game. Sudheer Babu is planning to make a biopic of Pullela Gopichand soon. He will essay the role of Pullela in this movie. Praveen Sattaru will helm the project. The film will go on the floors very soon.
Sudheer Babu is currently awaiting the release of his next film V. Directed by Mohana Krishna Indraganti, the film features Nani as the antagonist. Nani plays the role of a criminal while Sudheer Babu is essaying the role of a sincere police officer. Nivetha Thomas and Aditi Rao Hydari are playing the female leads in the movie. It was initially slated for the release on March 25. But it got postponed indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic. The new release date will get announced soon.
A nostalgic throwback to National School Games ... That's me receiving the runner up medal for badminton Pic Credits : Chetan Anand pic.twitter.com/6nu82fxtkk