The film 1983 starring Ranveer Singh, has finally got a release date. The Padmavat actor is all set to play the role of former veteran Indian Cricket Captain Kapil Dev on the silver screen.
The world cup that took the nation with its smashing surprise winning still gives chills to the bones to its many cricket fans and people of the country as it is a matter of pride.“The journey of the 1983 team is a story of inspiration which proves that one can achieve anything if they aim for it and work for it no matter what the world thinks,” Kapil says.
The world cup was won against the defending champions west indies. The much-awaited biopic will hit the screen on 5th April 2019. The film is directed by Kabir Khan, and Produce by Anurag Kashyap’s & Phantom Films. The production team took the twitter to announce the news of the release.
Cricket in India only holds a special title and respect in the heart of people of the country and for some, it’s just not a mere game but it is true emotions. the real journey of cricket begins in the era when India won the 1983 World Cup, the day cricket receive a new identity and professional career signature. the whole journey to the win, mixed up with raw energy and sheer hard passion of young clad of the Indian team, is definitely a worthy project to showcase upon.
It is absolutely no doubt that there is nobody but Ranveer Singh can play the role of young Kapil Dev, who stood front like a one-man army led our battle to win. The striking energy, young blood and true passion for cricket, Ranveer has it is the best choice, ace Bollywood Director Kabir Khan can make. The crew and team are currently working on the second schedule of the film and shooting overseas.