Post the release of Gully Boy, Ranveer Singh started shooting for Kabir Khan’s ‘83. First, Ranveer and his boys jetted off to Dharamshala for a training session with Sunil Gavasker and Mohinder Amarnath and post that, the cast and crew left for England for a month-long schedule. While shooting in England, Ranveer Singh met legendary cricketers such as Sachin Tendulkar, Shane Warne, and other cricketers in England. Now, as we speak, the cast and the crew have wrapped up the England schedule, for Ranveer announced the same on Instagram by raising a toast.
Currently, the team is shooting in Mumbai for their final schedule of the film, and during an interview, the director of the film, Kabir Khan, opened up about Ranveer Singh and Kabir was all praises for Ranveer Singh and called him a gifted actor and said that if you look at his filmography, it will be difficult to believe that one person has played such a variety of roles. “Ranveer is one of those gifted people who can turn into any character. If you see his last few roles, it’s difficult to believe they are all played by one person. He has spent a lot of time with Kapil Dev in Delhi and has beautifully picked up his persona. More than the make-up, his expressions have done the work,” said Kabir Khan.
Talking about the film, Ranveer Singh, will essay the role of ‘Harayana Hurricane’ Kapil Dev, former captain of Indian cricket team during 1983 World Cup, and while Ranveer Singh will play the role of Kapil Dev in the film, the film will also star Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saqib Saleem, Ammy Virk, Harrdy Sandhu, Jiva, Sahil Khattar, Chirag Patil, Adinath Kothare, Dhairya Karwa, Dinker Sharma, Jatin Sarna, Nishant Dahiya, R Badree, Pankaj Tripathi and Zakir Hussain in key role. And what is interesting is that Deepika Padukone will essay the role of Ranveer’s on-screen wife aka Romi Dev in the film. On Ranveer Singh’s birthday, the makers of the film dropped the first look of the actor as Kapil Dev online.