Ranveer Singh, who was last seen as Murad in Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy, is all set to star as Kapil Dev in Kabir Khan’s ’83. The squad of 13 have left the city for London to shoot the first schedule of the film.
The makers of the film took to Twitter announcing the team heading for the first schedule:
We now present to you Kapil’s Devils.. All in one frame with determination in their eyes 🏏🏏@RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk #SajidNadiadwala #MadhuMantena @Shibasishsarkar @vishinduri @RelianceEnt @83thefilm @WardaNadiadwala pic.twitter.com/jCi9RSCtaM
— Nadiadwala Grandson (@NGEMovies) May 28, 2019
It's game time. 🏏 #83SquadOnTheMove
— '83 (@83thefilm) May 27, 2019
— Reliance Entertainment (@RelianceEnt) May 28, 2019
Ranveer Singh tweeted:
Kapil’s Devils 🏏 @kabirkhankk @Saqibsaleem @adinathkothare @IamChiragpatil @HARRDYSANDHU @AmmyVirk @jatinsarna @issahilkhattar @TripathiiPankaj #RBadree @Actorjiiva @TahirRajBhasin #DinkerSharma @Dhairyakarwa #NishantDahhiya @83thefilm #83Squad pic.twitter.com/u4dD5450pG
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) May 28, 2019
Directed by Kabir Khan, ’83 is based on the unexpected victory of the Indian cricket team’s at the 1983 World Cup. Produced by Madhu Mantena, Vishu Induri, Kabir Khan and Sajid Nadiadwal, ‘83 will hit the big screens on April 10, 2020. It stars Pankaj Tripathi, Chirag Patil, Ammy Virk, Harrdy Sandhu, Saqib Saleem, Tahir Raj Bhasin and Tamil actor Jiiva as member of the winning team.