Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra’s next Bollywood film MARY KOM, which is based on the true story of Mangte Chungneijang MARY KOM, India’s first female boxer is all set to enthrall audiences at the opening of the Toronto International Film Festival to be held from September 4 to 14, 2014.
Most champions make their name, but she made history. Mary Kom’s passion for boxing took her to all corner of the world. Now Toronto awaits to be the latest addition in her long list of voyages with the world premiere of the inspirational biopic MARY KOM. The creative rendition of this biographical reflects the journey of an individual who, at the peak of her boxing career, gave it up to embrace the joy of motherhood. Eventually, the world forgot boxer Mary Kom but the boxer never forgot her passion. After giving birth to two children, she returned to the ring and went on to become both, a stronger woman and an inimitable boxer.
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According to Ajit Andhare, COO, Viacom18 Motion Pictures, “This is a landmark entry for VMP in the biggest film festival in North America. MARY KOM is the compelling story of India’s only Olympic woman boxer who fought against all odds winning not just championships but hearts of Indians the world over.”
MARY KOM also stars Danny Denzongpa, Shishir Sharma, Zachary Coffin as German boxing coach & others. Produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures & Sanjay Leela Bhansali, debutant director Omung Kumar, the biopic is set to release on 5th September, 2014.