Ace Filmmaker Kabir Khan is bringing the film based on India’s historic victory at the cricket world cup in 1983 under the captaincy of legendary all-rounder Kapil Dev who played the most important role in winning the first World cup. He played 8 matches, took 12 wickets, scored 303 runs in the Tournament, an excellent all-around performance.
Arjun Kapoor was in the news that he might get to play this challenging role but trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh confirmed Ranveer Singh’s name in the film, he wrote: “Ranveer Singh will turn cricketer #KapilDev in Kabir Khan’s sports-based film… #1983 #WorldCup“. Undoubtedly, 32-year-old Ranveer Singh is the most promising face of our time.
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The actor played an ordinary guy in his debut film Band Baajaa Baarat (2010) and got instant fame and success. The Ladies vs Ricky Bahl (2011), Lootera (2013), Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013), Bajirao Mastani (2015) like films proved that Ranveer Singh is a big thing in the future. The versatile and talented actor will play a cricketer for the very first time.
Ranveer Singh will be next seen in alleged girlfriend Deepika Padukone’s period drama Padmavati also stars Shahid Kapoor in an important role is all set to hit the screens on 1st December this year. His last film Befikre along with Vaani Kapoor failed to get success but their sizzling chemistry loved by the fans.
Salman Khan’s blockbuster Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) director Kabir Khan is directing this film will be produced by Celebrity Cricket League managing director Vishnu Vardhan Induri under Phantom Films. Producer Vishnu Vardhan Induri stated that he is trying to make this film for three and a half year. Now Ranveer Singh to portray Kapil Dev and their combo make it bigger.
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