Jim Sarbh and Ishwak Singh much-awaited Rocket Boys is a dramatized retelling of the lives of India’s brightest nuclear physicists.
Once again, SonyLIV brings to the forefront a story from an untouched and an unexplored genre. Soon to be launched, SonyLIV’s upcoming original, titled, Rocket Boys is a dramatized retelling of the lives of India’s brightest nuclear physicists. Jim Sarbh and Ishwak Singh will be seen in the show that narrates the story of Homi Bhabha & Vikram Sarabhai and their journey to achieving greatness and writing pages of history. The two great minds represented a vision that was not only far-sighted but had the courage to turn their dreams into reality. They embarked on paths that led the way for some of the greatest scientific discoveries. Created by Nikkhil Advani, Roy Kapur Films & Emmay Entertainment, Directed by Abhay Pannu and Produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur, Monisha Advani, Madhu Bhojwani, Nikkhil Advani, the show will take us back to the era, retracing the accomplishments, dwelling deeper into their personalities and life to understand their greatness and relevance even today.
Unveiling the two prominent characters of Jim Sarbh as Homi J Bhabha and Ishwak Singh as Vikram A Sarabhai
Jim Sarbh “In these strange times the relevance of science, scientific research, and innovative, possibly life-saving technology becomes startlingly clear. ‘Rocket Boys’ is about Vikram Sarabhai and Homi Bhabha, icons in Indian scientific history. I hope their story continues to inspire generations of scientists, researchers, and innovators. I am looking forward to its premiere on SonyLIV.”
Ishwak Singh “It is delightful for an artiste to portray a character that is so iconic and deeply rooted in the country’s history. At the same time, it is a huge responsibility. I hope I have been able to do justice to the role of Vikram Sarabhai, who initiated space research and helped develop nuclear power in India. It has been a wholesome experience to work on this show. I am looking forward to it on SonyLIV.”
Too much talent in one frame right? Tell us in the comments what do you think about this pair coming together.
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