“It’s based on the lives of women athletes and their journey of struggles that often gets unnoticed,” says Rajesh Pillai.
The film has been scripted by Sankar Ramakrishnan, who wrote Urumi.
Rajesh, who recently pulled out of the Tamil version of Traffic, will direct the Bollywood version of the film soon.
The cast of Gold is being decided now and several top names from the business are being considered for the roles.
The grapevine has it that the director has finalized a Malayali heroine, who acted in a Tamil hit recently.
Kunchacko Boban is the only confirmed name in the film’s cast, as per certain sources.