R Madhavan or generally called Maddy is one of the familiar face in both Bollywood and Kollywood.The actor makes his return with superhit action thriller Vikram Vedha along with Vijay Sethupathi. Earlier he was expected to play a NASA astronaut in the Bollywood film Chanda Mama Door Ke, the status of the film is currently undecided. However, even though his fans won’t possibly see him as an astronaut any time soon, they will get to see him as an ISRO scientist.
Aksar 2 director Ananth Mahadevan is looking to do a film on famous ISRO Scientist Nambi Narayanan and R Madhavan is expected to play the role of scientist in this film.
The senior official, who was in charge of the cryogenics division, was accused of espionage way back in 1994 and was even arrested under the charge. However, the CBI dismissed the charges two years later, followed by the Supreme Court not declaring him guilty eventually in 1998. Some of his major achievements in his career include introducing liquid fuel rocket technology in India in the early 70s. Reports have it that the said film will go on floor later this year.