By Hindustan Times
After Shirin Farhad..., Bollywood actor Boman Irani is likely to portray Suresh Kalmadi in a film on Commonwealth Games. Before you jump to conclusions, the film will not be about controversies, in fact it will focus on people who ‘worked hard’ to make the Games a success, say CWG officials, reports Bombay Times.
Priya Singh Paul, who worked as Additional Director General (Communications) in the CWG Organising Committee, told the daily, “Nobody talked about the event after it was over despite its success. The people who worked behind the scenes felt neglected rather than rewarded. A group of officials in the Organising Committee came together and decided to make a movie on the Games’ success. The reason was to highlight the unsung heroes who put up the mega event.”
Paul feels that making a feature film would do jus