Shoaib Akhtar himself left the biopic, threatened filmmakers too
Once again, former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has come into the limelight. Let me tell you, some time ago it was announced that a film named Rawalpindi Express is being made on the life of Shoaib Akhtar. Now Shoaib Akhtar has told that he is pulling himself back from this biopic. Akhtar has made serious allegations against the filmmakers.
Shoaib Akhtar said, 'It is with great sadness that you have to inform me that after months of discussion, I have distanced myself from the film Rawalpindi Express.' Shoaib Akhtar said that his management and legal team have taken steps in this direction. Tell that, Shoaib Akhtar has also warned the filmmakers, legal action will be taken against them if the filmmakers proceed with the film, or make any story related to me.
For your information, let us tell you that in this film, actor Umair Jaswal, who played the role of Shoaib Akhtar, has also left the film. Earlier this month, Umair announced that he had decided to quit Rawalpindi Express due to a dispute with the filmmakers.
Shoaib Akhtar is counted among the fastest bowlers in the world. He has been one of the superstar cricketers of Pakistan. Also, after leaving cricket, he remains in the discussion through commentary and his YouTube channel.