Ghoomer: A Triumph of Human Spirit Starring Saiyami Kher and Abhishek Bachchan

Desi Rush | Balki’s Inspiring Sports Drama for Indian Cricket | 18th August 2023 Release


Ghoomer is set to release on 18th August 2023, directed by the R Balki and headlined by Abhishek Bachchan and Saiyami Kher. This highly anticipated film promises to be a celebration of the indomitable human spirit, with a gripping sports drama at its core.


Drawing inspiration from the incredible achievements of special athletes like Karoly Takacs, Ghoomer tells the inspiring tale of a young woman who rises as a successful cricketer despite losing her right arm in a tragic accident. Saiyami Kher’s portrayal of the determined cricketer is set to move audiences and leave a lasting impact.


Under the guidance of an alcoholic cricket coach played by Abhishek Bachchan, Saiyami’s character finds new hope and purpose. The coach employs innovative training methods to transform her fate and pave the way for her return to the Indian cricket team, this time as a bowler. Together, they invent the revolutionary Ghoomer style of bowling, designed to bamboozle their opponents.


With an ensemble cast including the legendary Shabana Azmi and the talented Angad Bedi, Ghoomer promises to be a spellbinding cinematic experience. The film’s creative direction, helmed by R Balki and captured brilliantly by DoP Vishal Sinha, will immerse viewers in a captivating world of sports and emotions.


Amit Trivedi’s mesmerizing music direction and original background score add another layer of depth to the film, heightening emotions and making it a truly unforgettable experience. Editor Nipun Ashok Gupta ensures a seamless narrative, keeping viewers on the edge of their seats.


Hope Film Makers and Saraswati Entertainment come together to present Ghoomer, a cinematic gem that shines bright with authenticity and creativity. The film, co-written by Rahul Sengupta and Rishi Virmani, showcases the triumph of the human spirit, inspiring audiences to believe in the power of resilience.


To further elevate its reach, Ghoomer is all set to open the prestigious Indian Film Festival of Melbourne on 12th August 2023, cementing its position as a frontrunner in the world of cinema. This event is a testament to the film’s potential to captivate hearts and minds alike.


Cast: Shabana Azmi, Abhishek Bachchan, Saiyami Kher, Angad Bedi and Amitabh Bachchan


Written and Directed by: R Balki


DoP: Vishal Sinha


Music Director & Original Background Score: Amit Trivedi


Editor: Nipun Ashok Gupta


Creative Director & Concept: Rahul Sengupta


Co-Writers: Rahul Sengupta & Rishi Virmani


Produced By: Hope Film Makers, Abhishek A Bachchan & WG CDR Ramesh Pulapaka (RETD)


Release Date: 18th August 2023

Ghoomer is set to release on 18th August 2023, directed by the R Balki and headlined by Abhishek Bachchan and Saiyami Kher