Madhavan, who announced that he will playing the lea din a bio-pic on Nambi Narayanan, the ISRO scinetist who had a roller-coaster career in space research, has announced that he would be directing the same now. The movie titled Rocketry - The Nambi Effect was initially announced as an Ananth Mahadevan directorial. But he had to leave due to reasons unspecified. Madhavan has announced that he would rather be directing the film now.
Madhavan said in a statement. "Rocketry is close to my heart for many reasons. The film is shaping up well and I can't wait to tell the incredible story of Nambi Narayanan to the world.' The movie is shot in Hindi, English and Tamil.