India, July 15 -- It's official. A biopic on sports icon Sourav Ganguly is in the works. A News18 report said while Ganguly had confirmed the film, being produced by by a big banner, will be in Hindi, the director's name couldn't be revealed. But the biggest question remains: who will play Dada on screen?

Ranbir Kapoor has emerged hot favourite, and trade analyst Komal Nahta agrees. "It is psychological but Ranbir definitely fits the bill. He will look like Ganguly, one has seen him play Sanjay Dutt in Sanju (2018)," he feels.

While many hailed Kapoor as the best choice, other names too are being floated. Producer-trade expert Girish Johar believes Varun Dhawan is a good option. "Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao would be the other obv...