The movie will portray the journey of Bharat Ratna awardee Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar, the first ever batsman to score 100 centuries in his international career.

Undoubtedly, a billion plus Sachin fans would be keen to know more about the upcoming movie that would unravel a lot of layers from the unknown facets of the life of Sachin Tendulkar.

Here we bring some highlights of the movie that you will surely enjoy reading:

1. The film is directed by Emmy nominated director James Erskine and produced by Ravi Bhagchandka under the production banner of Carnival Motion Pictures.

2.  Sachin Tendulkar has played himself.

3. Sachin’s son Arjun has played the role of young Sachin.

4. Actor Mayuresh has played the role of Sachin's half -brother Nitin Tendulkar.

5. 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' is written by James Erskine and Siva Ananth.

6.  Veteran musician AR Rahman has composed the music for the movie.

7. The movie captures Tendulkar’s cricket and personal life in great detail.

8. Sachin himself released the first poster of the film on April 11, 2016 through micro blogging site Twitter. Also, the teaser of the movie was released on April 14, 2016.

9. The movie has a runtime of 120 minutes.

10. The budget of the movie is Rs 30 Crore.

11. Release date of Sachin: A Billion Dreams is not yet fixed, but unconfirmed reports say that it might hit the theatres around September.

Written by Raju Kumar/JPN