ISRO veteran Nambi Narayanan’s biopic starring R Madhavan slated for launch in 2022

Actor R.Madhavan, aka Maddy has revealed that his magnum opus ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’ is slated for theatrical launch on April 1st 2022.

The versatile actor has written and directed this formidable undertaking while additionally taking part in the titular function of veteran ISRO scientist Padma Bhushan Nambi Narayanan. Simran Bagga, who’s credited with a number of iconic movies with Madhavan performs the feminine lead.

The movie was initially slated for launch in the summertime of 2020, however the pandemic and subsequent restrictions had brought about immense delay. 

“We are elated to inform you that the much-awaited Rocketry: the Nambi effect will be released worldwide in theatres on 1st April 2022. We have made this movie with a to of love and dedication and are grateful for all the support that you have shown us so far” R. Madhavan shared on Facebook on behalf of the movie forged and crew. 

‘Rocketry’ is the story of veteran ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan, who lead an Indian group of scientists to co-develop the Vikas engine with French engineers at Vernon, France. Originally referred to as the Viking -3 engine, it was named ‘Vikas’ to be used in Indian rockets, by Narayanan, as a tribute to his icon and Guru Dr. Vikram A Sarabhai.

Even at the moment, the Vikas engine powers the PSLV and GSLV sequence of Indian rockets. Dr. Sarabhai is the visionary and the founding father behind India’s house programme.

Despite his stellar contributions for the nation, the scientist was wrongly arrested by the Kerala police based mostly on a fabricated case, at a time when he was scaling the height of his profession and aiming to exponentially improve India’s functionality in launching heavy rockets. Known because the ISRO Spy Case, it’s a darkish, lesser-known and embarrassing chapter of Indian historical past. It took a number of years for Narayanan to be acquitted within the case, nonetheless the errant officers of the police and intelligence bureau that fabricated the case and framed him are nonetheless scot-free. 

‘Rocketry’ is broadly thought to be a particular movie and a breakthrough, as science-based biopics are a rarity in Indian cinema. Notably, this might even be the primary movie that is solely made based mostly on the lifetime of an Indian house scientist. The trailer of the movie signifies that it captures the highs and lows of Narayanan’s profession and his contributions for the nation’s house programme and the way the fabricated ‘spy case’ had an hostile, irreversible affect on his life, profession and status. 

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