ACE of Rocketry,Another MileStone to Maddy

By editorenglish BalkaniUpdated: Apr 2, 2021, 12:42 IST
ACE of Rocketry,Another MileStone to Maddy


The film stars Madhavan as the genius rocket scientist who was wronged by his own country.

The trailer of actor-filmmaker R Madhavan's directorial debut Rocketry: The Nambi Effect.

The biographical drama is based on the life of Nambi Narayanan, a former rocket scientist at Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), who was falsely charged with espionage and arrested in 1994.The film was shot simultaneously in Hindi, Tamil and English, with the Tamil version titled as Rocketry: Nambi Vilaivu. The story spans across Narayanan's days as a graduate student at Princeton University, before exploring his work as a scientist and the false espionage charges placed upon him. Having begun pre-production works in early 2017, the teaser of the film was launched in October 2018 and the official trailer on 1 April 2021 in six languages garnering praise from peers, audience and media.Madhavan held discussions with the likes of S. S. Rajamouli to be the film's director, before confirming Anant Mahadevan, who had previously directed Madhavan in the Hindi television serial Ghar Jamai (1997) and the romantic drama film, Dil Vil Pyar Vyar (2002). In regard to making of the film, Anant Mahadevan stated that he hoped to differ in the script in comparison to other biographical films, and suggested that he would not call the film a "biopic" but an "incisive investigation into a brilliant mind and India's ambitious space technology"

Video link of Rocketry Trailer:

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