After too many flops, now actor wants to move towards tier-2 cities and towns via biopic, as same followed by Dangal (Top grosser in Bollywood Movie, estimate INR 2000+ Crores). Super 30 is based on the life of maths genius Co-Founder of Super 30, Anand Kumar, who started a coaching programme called Super 30 in Bihar to train poor & bright students to crack IIT exams. Pankaj Tripathi will play the main antagonist in Super 30, the biopic on the famous Bihari mathematician, Anand Kumar. Hrithik Roshan, who will be essaying the lead role, will be spending a lot of time with Pankaj, who has a natural flair for cow-belt dialects. Mrunal Thakur might play the female lead.
Directed by Vikas Behl, wanted a superstar for Anandâ€™s role, to bring the audiences in. Itâ€™s a motivational story of a maths genius, from a humble background, who coaches underprivileged but brilliant maths students, free of cost.
Bihar's Super 30: First step on the ladder
Underprivileged Indian students compete for a place on a life-changing scheme to get into a prestigious IT academy.
Super 30 is based on mathematician Anand Kumarâ€™s life. Anand, who is based in Patna, is popular for tutoring IIT aspirants who belong to a less privileged background.
Super 30 is an Indian educational program that started in Patna, Bihar by Anand Kumar. Established in 2002, the program selects 30 meritorious and talented candidates each year from economically backward sections of society and trains them for the JEE, the entrance examination for Indian Institute of Technology.Time Magazine has selected mathematician Anand Kumar's school - Super 30 - in the list of Best of Asia 2010. Super 30 received praise from United States President Barack Obama's special envoy Rashad Hussain, who termed it the "best" institute in the country.Anand Kumar has been awarded the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Shiksha Puraskar, the highest award by the Government of Bihar in November 2010.