JAKARTA, NNC - Manchester United star Alexis Sanchez announced on his Instagram account on Thursday that a film about his life will be released in Chile next year.
Sanchez is the biggest star in Chilean football and a symbol of success.
The film, titled "Alexis, The Movie is "the story of a child who does everything to achieve his dream," according to the trailer broadcast on Sanchez's Instagram account.
Fabula's production company, which is in charge of the Oscar-winning film "A Fantastic Woman" starring Daniela Vega, is behind the movie.
Fabula said in a statement that children from all over the country were invited to audition as the main cast "based on moments that were unprecedented in Alexis's life." Sanchez (29), will play himself as an adult.
The film will be released along with next year's Copa America in Brazil, where Chile is the defending champion.
Sanchez, Chile's all-time leading scorer player, joined Manchester United in January after previously playing with Arsenal and Barcelona, as quoted from Antara on Friday (8/10/2018).