In the upcoming film '83,' Tahir Raj Bhasin gives reprising a real-life icon a shot. He plays the legendary cricketer Sunil Gavaskar in the Kabir Khan film, about India's first-ever World Cup win in 1983.
Tahir Raj Bhasin whose last release 'Chhichore' was a blockbuster, said Taapsee Pannu is a phenomenal artiste and their on-screen pairing in 'Loop Lapeta' will bring freshness to the screens.
Actor Tahir Raj Bhasin had extensive sessions with the legend Sunil Gavaskar as the two interacted on the sets of the film 83' too. Tahir said that Gavaskar has an aura of ease and style that charmed everyone.
Announcing the film, Taapsee Pannu wrote, "Looking forward to the roller-coaster with my director Aakash Bhatia, my co-star, Tahir Raj Bhasin and the amazing folks at Ellipsis Entertainment (Tanuj, Atul) and Sony".
Co-produced by Mahesh Bhatt's Vishesh Films, the web-series, directed by Pushpdeep Bhardwaj, will explore the relationship of a struggling filmmaker and a top actress of the time.
Ranveer Singh's '83 features an ensemble cast playing the entire team that represented India in the 1983 Cricket World Cup.