Watch: MS Dhoni shares teaser of his Graphic Novel ‘Atharva: The Origin’
In the upcoming series Atharva: The Origin, Indian cricketer MS Dhoni will seen in an all-new avatar. The former captain of the Indian cricket team shared his first peek at the graphic novel. Fans were unable to remain calm after seeing their favourite cricketer in a new avatar. The series is produced by Vincent Adaikalaraj and Ashok Manor and written by Ramesh Thamilmani.
The official motion poster, which features Dhoni as a superhero and warrior commander, unveiled on Wednesday by the cricketer on his official Facebook page.
The motion poster portrays a rugged-looking Dhoni, giving fans a peak inside the universe of Atharva as well as a sneak peek at the cricketer’s first appearance as a superhero.
The creators worked carefully with a team of artists for several years to build the mythical realm of Atharva in order to provide readers with an immersive experience.
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This graphic novel, written by Ramesh Thamilmani, directed by MVM Vel Mohan, and produced by Vincent Adaikalaraj and Ashok Manor, transports readers to a different planet with over 150 lifelike drawings that depict the compelling, racy narrative.
Commenting on the project, the former India captain and Chennai Super Kings skipper said:
“I am thrilled to associated with this project and it is indeed an exciting venture. ‘Atharva – The Origin’ is a captivating graphic novel with an engaging story and immersive artworks. Thamilmani’s attempt to launch India’s first mythological superhero with a contemporary twist will leave every reader wanting for more.”
Moreover, Thamilmani added that ‘Atharva – The Origin’ was a dream project close to his heart.
“We have worked for several years to bring alive a vision, an idea and translate it into a masterpiece as you will see. Therefore, I am excited and happy to have MS Dhoni portraying Atharva, who truly embodies the character.”
He concluded by saying:
“Each of the characters and artwork in the novel. However, including that of MS Dhoni’s, has developed post extensive research. Moreover, every nuance of the world has created with great attention to detail.”