Rocket Boys depicts the distinct personalities of the two renowned physicists and legends of all time. The series contextualizes the plans and priorities in post-independence that were directed by visionary leaders with a strong belief in science to transform mankind.
The series shows the audience the struggle that Homi Bhabha and Vikram Sarabhai faced in their professional and emotional aspects of life. It provides a close look at the challenges that they faced and the breakthroughs made by them in reaching their goal.
The iconic institution builders Bhabha and Sarabhai temperamentally have very little in common besides the passion for perfection. They often had clashes because of their world views and backgrounds but also collide on the same in certain situations.