1. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013):

The movie is based on the life of Milkha Singh, an Indian athlete who was a national champion runner and also an Olympian. The role of this great Indian athlete was played by Farhan Akhtar and the movie collected Rs 100 crore.

2. Paan Singh Tomar (2013):

Paan Singh Tomar is also based on the life of an Indian athlete with the same name. This iconic role was played by Imran Khan in the movie. Paan Singh served in Indian Army and won Gold medal at  National Games but after premature retirement he was forced to become a Dacoit of Chambal valley.

3. The Dirty Picture (2011):

The Dirty picture is based on the life of South Indian actress, Vijayalakshmi Vadlapati, popularly known as Silk Smitha. She allegedly committed suicide. The spectacular performance by Vidya Balan was quite commendable.

4. Mary Kom:

Mary Kom is a five time world amateur Boxing champion from Manipur. And, this movie depicts Kom's journey of becoming a boxer to her victory at the 2008 World Boxing Championships in Ningbo City. This role was enacted by Priyanka Chopra, who also got applause.

5. MS Dhoni-The untold story(2016):

The movie directed by Neeraj Pandey is all set to release next year. This movie is based on the journey of Indian ODI and T20 captain MS Dhoni. Sushant Singh Rajput is in the lead role and Anupam Kher will be playing Dhoni's father.

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