After Simmba, Ranveer Singh is all set to step into former Indian cricketer Kapil Dev’s role in his biopic titled 83. The film has now got a release date and is all set to release on April 10, 2020. The sports drama 83 is based on India’s 1983 World Cup win against West Indies when Indian cricketer Kapil Dev was the captain of the team.
The makers of 83 released a video to make a big announcement about the release date of the film. The video showed the squad that helped India win the Cricket World Cup trophy. The makers announced that they will soon reveal the Reel squad of the film.
The video was captioned as, “The reel squad of ’83 World Cup is taking the field! Make way for the #CastOf83! @RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk @RelianceEnt @MadhuMantena @vishinduri #Relive83.”
Earlier, filmmaker Kabir Khan shared few pics of Ranveer prepping for his character. The actor has already started training for his character along with filmmaker Kabir.
Ranveer took his Instagram handle to share a pic from his training. Captioning the pic, he wrote, ‘’#kapildev @83thefilm #balwindersinghsandhu @kabirkhankk.’’'
Kabir also shared the same pic and in the caption of the pic he wrote, ‘’Training begins... #83#kapildev @ranveersingh @83thefilm#balwindersinghsandhu.’’
In the pic, Ranveer can be seen sporting batting pad and holding a bat in his hands while former Indian cricketer Balwinder Singh Sandhu can be seen apparently training him.