Kapil Dev Biopic '83': Ranveer Singh Starts Training, Shares Pic

written by Karan Nanda | January 12, 2019

Ranveer Singh, who is currently enjoying the success of recently released ‘Simmba’, has started preparing for his next Bollywood project '83’. Directed by Kabir Khan, '83’ is based on India's historic victory in 1983 cricket World Cup.

Ranveer, who is portraying the character of former Indian captain Kapil Dev, has started his preparatory session. ‘Simmba’ actor shared a pic on his official Instagram handle in which he can be seen decked up as the batsman.

He captioned the image as: "Training begins... #83”. Minutes after Ranveer shared the pic, it went crazy viral and it garnered over 4 lakh likes with over 1k comments.

Take a look at Ranveer Singh's post here:

 

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? #kapildev @83thefilm #balwindersinghsandhu @kabirkhankk

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Earlier, during an interview with news agency IANS, Ranveer said that he is proud to portray the living legend Kapil Dev on screen.

“Honoured to be a part of the film which is based on India's iconic win at 1983 Cricket World Cup. "It is an absolute honour to have been able to lead an ensemble of characters that are so significant in our history," said Ranveer Singh.

The film is expected to release on April 10, 2020.

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