Nicole David has been the aspiration for many Malaysians to never give up in working towards our goals.
Yesterday (7 June), Nicol David took the announcement to her Instagram, saying that her biopic movie, “I am Nicol David” is currently in production!
“I’m so thrilled and overwhelmed to announce that we will be producing my biopic movie,” said the eight-time world champion.”
“I always dreamt of one day telling my story to be able to inspire everyone to work hard for what they want to achieve and constantly challenge yourself to bigger heights.” she said.
The movie will be produced by a local digital media and film production investment company, named ACE Pictures Entertainment, as reported in The Edge. The President of ACE Pictures, Peter Wong, said that Nicol’s life story gave them a completely different view into sacrifices that had to be made in order to achieve her remarkable success.
Meanwhile, Peter said that the biopic will be made with both local and foreign talents. For example, the role of Nicol’s coach, Australian Liz Irving will be played will be played by a Hollywood actress, while the role of Nicol will be played by someone else other that Nicol herself.
Apart from those revealed, ACE Pictures is rather tight-lipped about the production details of the biopic. However, Peter did said that the biopic will be not be an underdog’s rise to success, but a woman’s will and dedication, becoming life itself, and the complex struggles one has to face when confronted with the reality of having to let go something so deeply apart of herself.
Peter said that his team aspires to present Malaysia to the world as a leading film destination by bringing in Hollywood filmmakers here, and at the same time, showcasing our talents to the world.
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