Based on the life of Nambi Narayanan, a former scientist and aerospace engineer of the Indian Space Research Organisation who was caught in a spy scandal, the 2.55-minute trailer gives us a good look at the story of a man ‘wronged by a nation’.
As soon as the trailer dropped, fans of the star took to social media to sing praise of his versatile performance. Fans of Shah Rukh Khan were also in for a pleasant surprise on seeing the star’s cameo in the opening shot of the trailer.
The clip received an additional boost from Desi girl Priyanka Chopra. Sharing the film’s poster and trailer, Priyanka was all praise for Madhavan’s debut directorial.
Maddy! You maverick… trust you to pick such an intriguing subject to produce, write, direct and act in! ‘Rocketry… https://t.co/p7cuoC9NzX
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) 1617277483000
“Maddy! You maverick… trust you to pick such an intriguing subject to produce, write, direct and act in! ‘Rocketry’ looks amazing… all the very best my friend,” she tweeted.
Touched by her words of praise, Madhavan replied saying, “Oh Man… Coming from you it means the world to us. This is so incredibly sweet and kind of you. Thank you so very much my lady… I wish I could explain to you one of these days what this means to me. God bless you.”
Oh Man… Coming from you it means the world to us . This is so incredibly sweet and kind of you. Thank you so very… https://t.co/LAjCKURkVi
— Ranganathan Madhavan (@ActorMadhavan) 1617278583000
The film is mounted on a massive scale and it marks the debut of Madhavan as a director. He has also written and produced the forthcoming project.
‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’ will be releasing simultaneously in six languages – Hindi, English, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Malayalam.