It’s official, everyone! Ranveer Singh is going to star in Kapil Dev’s biopic and here’s what we know!
After a huge success, our Gully Boy of India is prepping up for the next project. He has been on the news quite often these days. With the success of his previous Bollywood blockbuster movies of 2018, like, ‘Padmaavat’ and ‘Simbha’, he has been getting appreciations from all over the country. Ever since the song ‘Apna Time Aayega’ made headlines on the internet, his fan craze is touching the sky.
The best is yet to come! Sources have been revealed that our Simba, Ranveer Singh is all set to play the role of legendary cricketer, Indian National Team Captain, Kapil Dev. This movie has been titled ‘83’, which will be the biopic of Kapil Dev. Alongside Ranveer, the famous Tamil Actor, Jiiva is portraying the role of Krishnamachari Srikanth.
The film, ’83’ is going to tell us the story of Kapil Dev, his childhood, how he became a cricketer and the role he played in bringing the world cup in 1983, by defeating the West Indies team. ’83’ is being directed by the Kabir Khan, who created Bollywood masterpiece films in the past like ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, ‘Ek Tha Tiger’, ‘Phantom’, and more.
One of the best music directors of Bollywood, Pritam Chakraborty is going to compose some motivational and inspirational music that goes well with the movie theme. Reports have revealed that Ranveer Singh and his supporting actors are being trained personally by the Kapil Dev and ex-Indian cricket team members of 1983.
The film is being produced by Madhu Mantena, Vishnu Induri, and Kabir Khan and is produced by The Reliance Entertainment. With a whopping budget of ₹100 crores, this movie is going to be on sets in May 2019. The movie is expected to release in April 2020. The whole nation is desperately waiting for this energizing story of Cricket maestro, Kapil Dev.