Kapil Dev, the legendary cricketer, had brought the first world cup home in 1983. The film on India’s first cricket world cup has been in the making.
Ranveer Singh has been playing Kapil Dev in the film and “
Jiiva” will be seen as Krishnamachari Srikanth in ’83,’ the film directed by
Kabir Khan. The training has been going at a quick pace in Dharmshala. All the 11 stars who reprise the players took a photo during the training and Jiiva posted it on his social media account.
The latest info is that Jiiva has posted his picture with the successful former Indian Cricket Captain Kapil Dev. Jiiva said that Kapil is his first hero and he got Goosebumps while meeting and clicking a photo with Kapil. 83 is the first Bollywood film for Jiiva. Along with Jiiva and Ranveer, the film has
Tahir Raj Bhasin,
Saqib Saleem, Ammy Virk,
Sahil Khattar and
Chirag Patil in the cast.