Boman Irani is one of the finest actors of the Bollywood industry. After delivering outstanding performances in films like 3 Idiots, PK, Sanju, Houseful, and Munna Bhai series, Boman Irani will be next seen in Kabir Khan‘s film, 83’. The film is based on the 1983 Cricket World Cup which marked the unforgettable victory for team India.
The versatile actor will be seen playing the character of the legendary opening batsman and wicketkeeper, Farokh Engineer, who retired in the year 1975 and became a cricket commentator later. In fact, Farokh Engineer was the only Indian cricket commentator during the 1983 Cricket World Cup. He also said, ‘If India wins the World Cup in 83, it should be declared a national holiday!’
Ranveer Singh is playing the role of the former Indian Cricket team captain, Kapil Dev. The Padmaavat actor shared three pictures with Boman Irani and Kabir Singh. He wrote a beautiful note for Boman Irani welcoming him in the squad.
All-star arrival!!! 💫
One of the most remarkable people I have ever met….❤
One of the finest actors I know…. someone I admire immensely….🙏🏽 he’s One in a Million ! ✨ A special gem of a person & a universally loved, COLOSSAL talent….
the one & only BOMAN IRANI IS IN THE BUILDING !!!! 🌟 : pictured here at the Mecca of Cricket – the Lord’s Cricket Ground ! 🏏 #83Squad #83thefilm
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All-star arrival!!! 💫 One of the most remarkable people I have ever met….❤ One of the finest actors I know…. someone I admire immensely….🙏🏽 he’s One in a Million ! ✨ A special gem of a person & a universally loved, COLOSSAL talent…. the one & only BOMAN IRANI IS IN THE BUILDING !!!! 🌟 : pictured here at the Mecca of Cricket – the Lord’s Cricket Ground ! 🏏 #83Squad @83thefilm @boman_irani @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @sarkarshibasish @mantenamadhu #SajidNadiadwala @vishnuinduri @reliance.entertainment @fuhsephantom @nadiadwalagrandson @vibrimedia @zeemusiccompany
Talking about Ranveer Singh, he is making every effort to become the hurricane. For this, the actor trained under Kapil Dev himself. Ranveer also spent some quality time with Kapil to adapt his character more into himself. Earlier, Ranveer Singh also shared pictures and videos of himself, working out in a gym. Ranveer also shared videos while practicing on a cricket pitch in Dharamshala with his 83 team.
Other than this, the film also features Deepika Padukone as Kapil Dev’s wife. The 83 squad includes R Badree, Chirag Patil, Saqib Saleem, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saahil Khattar, Harrdy Sandhu, and Ammy Virk and more.
Furthermore, the film is all about reliving the victory of the 1983 Cricket World Cup. And the story of the 12 men who made it possible. The film will hit the theatres in 2020 in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.
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