Pollywood’s well-known faces Ammy Virk and Harrdy Sandhu have started working on the debut Bollywood project 83, which is based on India’s first World Cup winning team captain Kapil Dev.
In Kabir Khan’s directorial, Ammy Virk is portraying a role of former fast bowler Balwinder Singh Sandhu, who is known for knocking out Gordon Greenidge in 1983 cricket World Cup final.
Punjabi star @AmmyVirk will play #BalwinderSinghSandhu, who knocked out Gordon Greenidge in the ’83 World Cup final. #CastOf83 @RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk @83thefilm #MadhuMantena @vishinduri #Relive83 pic.twitter.com/zu8YqoejTJ
— Reliance Entertainment (@RelianceEnt) January 23, 2019
Harrdy, on the other hand, is playing the role of former batsman Madan Lal, who was responsible for taking the crucial wicket of Sir Vivian Richards during the final match of 1983 World Cup against West Indies.
Harrdy Sandhu is #MadanLal in #83TheFilm… Stars Ranveer Singh as #KapilDev… Directed by Kabir Khan… Presented by Reliance Entertainment… Produced by Madhu Mantena, Vishnu Induri, Kabir Khan… #CastOf83 #Relive83 pic.twitter.com/iLop05AW95
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) March 6, 2019
Both the Punjabi stars have started preparations for the movie. According to the buzz, the duo are currently taking the training under Balwinder Singh Sandhu.
Ammy Virk shared an Instagram story in which the duo can be seen having a fun time with Balwinder Singh Sandhu during their practice session.
Besides Ammy and Harrdy Sandhu, ‘83’ also stars Ranveer Singh who is portraying the role of Kapil Dev. The film is slated to release in 2020.