It is well known that actor Shanthnu is a big-time cricket enthusiast and has been active in Madras All Stars tournaments and Celebrity Cricket League. Over the years he has been huge fan of the Chennai Super Kings team and more importantly, the team captain MS Dhoni. Every year during the IPL, the ‘Master’ actor can be seen hin yellow jersey cheering for the CSK team. While the the IPL is happening in the UAE this year, the young actor seems to have done spent a in Dhoni’s room on the opening day of the tournament, where Chennai Super Kings played the Mumbai Indians and won the game as well.
Shanthnu and his wife Kikki spent their Saturday at the popular hotel in Chennai, where the Chennai Super Kings team usually stay. Interestingly, the young couple had booked the suite room in which Dhoni usually stays and the room is even call the Dhoni Suite. The room has pictures and signatures of Dhoni all around.
Shanthu had revealed that being a huge CSK and Dhoni fan, he wanted to watch the match, but was sceptical about how his wife was going to react for the surprise, as she doesn’t know much about cricket. He had incidentally taken her to the hotel as just a weekend get away, which she wanted for a while, without telling her about the start of IPL. Surprisingly, she was cool with it and revealed though she doesn’t know much about cricket, she is a huge fans of Dhoni.
Meanwhile on the work front, Shanthnu is awaiting the theatres to reopen so that the much awaited Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi starrer ‘Master’ can release. Apart from ‘Master’, he has ‘Kasada Thapara’ and ‘Raavana Koottam’ in the making stage.