Ranveer Singh sweating out to play Kapil Dev in ’83’

New Delhi: Ranveer Singh, known for some high-powered performances, has been working hard these days for his upcoming film, 83, which is based on Kapil Dev’s 1983 World cup win.

The actor, on Friday, tweeted a video that shows him undergoing training for his next role as Kapil Dev in Kabir Khan’s much-awaited project.

The video, which seems to have been made by the cast of the film, shows Ranveer working out in a gym and practicing on a cricket pitch in the picturesque town of Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh.

The clip also features the actor training with Kapil Dev, who was the captain during India’s 1983 World Cup win.
Ranveer announced that the movie will be released on Good Friday next year.

“The incredible untold story of India’s greatest victory! 10th April 2020- Good Friday, ” the actor captioned the video.

The film is expected to go on floors on May 15. The first schedule will last for about 100 days and will be shot in London and Scotland.

’83’ also features R Badree, Hardy Sandhu, Chirag Patil, Saqib Saleem, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Bhasin, Ammy Virk and Saahil Khattar as the Men in Blue.

The film is based on the legendary cricketer Kapil Dev, who lifted the World Cup for India in 1983 and also coached the team from October 1999 to August 2000.