Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh has confirmed that the much-awaited ’83 is all set to be released on Christmas (Dec 25). The movie will be released in the theatres in 5 languages. The film has been rescheduled multiple times due to the COVID-19 pandemic but this time it seems final as COVID-19 restrictions continue to ease across India. Ranveer Singh will play the role of Kapil Dev in the flick while real-life wife Deepika Padukone will play the role of his wife.
“t’s time……….. 🏏🏆 83 IN CINEMAS THIS CHRISTMAS. Releasing in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. #ThisIs83,” Ranveer Singh said in an Instagram post.
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’83 to be released in theatres on Christmas: The sports biographical drama is directed by Kabir Singh and jointly produced by Kabir, Vishnuvardhan Induri, Deepika Padukone and Sajid Nadiadwala. The movie has been shot in England over a period of three months.
- Ranveer Singh as Kapil Dev: the Indian Cricket Team captain at the 1983 Cricket World Cup
- Deepika Padukone as Romi Bhatia, Kapil’s wife
- Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar
- Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth
- Harrdy Sandhu as Madan Lal
- Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath
- Ammy Virk as Balwinder Sandhu
- Amrita Puri as Vidya Srikkanth: Krishnamachari’s wife
- Sahil Khattar as Syed Kirmani
- Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil
- Adinath Kothare as Dilip Vengsarkar
- Dhairya Karwa as Ravi Shastri
- Dinker Sharma as Kirti Azad
- Jatin Sarna as Yashpal Sharma
- Nishant Dahiya as Roger Binny
- R Badree as Sunil Valson
- Boman Irani as Farokh Engineer
- Pankaj Tripathi as PR Man Singh: Manager of the 1983 World Cup-winning Indian team
- Parvati Nair as Marshneil Mehrotra Gavaskar: Sunil’s wife
- Aditi Arya as Inderjit Bhardwaj: Mohinder’s wife