It is said that Ranveer Singh, in his avatar as Kapil Dev, looks a lot similar to the cricket legend.
On occasion of the birthday of India's cricketing legend Kapil Dev, the team of '83 released a few stills from the sets of the film. Seen in the images are Kapil Dev himself alongside Ranveer Singh, who's all dressed up as Kapil from the 1983 World Cup series. In one of the images, Kapil is seen re-enacting the now-iconic Nataraj shot, which has been recreated by Ranveer for the film as well.
Directed by Kabir Khan and Touted to be one of the biggest Indian sports films of all time, ’83, is set to release in Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil on April 10, 2020. The film has been shot and wrapped up already. Also, the team is currently working on the post-production of the film as it is slated for release in April, the team will start promotions in March and expectations are high on it.