Kapil Dev trains Ranveer Singh for ‘83’ in Dharamshala, see pic

Ranveer Singh began shooting for his new film, ‘83’ a biopic on legendary cricketer Kapil Dev and a new picture is surfaced on net which showed Ranveer Singh with Kapil Dev in the field in Dharamshala. The biopic will showcase Kapil Dev’s cricketing journey basically the 1983 Cricket World Cup win.

Ranveer took to Twitter to share a picture with the cricketer. He captioned the picture saying, "LEGEND!#KapilDev @83thefilm #blessed #journeybegins @kabirkhankk."

Kapil Dev is himself training the ‘Padmaavat’ actor for the biopic. The actor posted another picture with Kapil earlier, where the cricketer is seen instructing him. Ranveer captioned it saying, "Becoming the Hurricane #KapilDev #legend #journeybegins @83thefilm @kabirkhankk."

Earlier, Ranveer posted a photo with his co-actors of the film. He captioned the picture saying, "KAPILS DEVILS DESCEND ON DHARAMSHALA. it’s on!!! @83thefilm @kabirkhankk."

In an earlier interview, when Ranveer was asked about his reaction on being offered the role of Kapil Dev, he said, "I was born at the time when cricket was big time. When Kabir Sahab (director Kabir Khan) had come to me and said that there will be a film on 83, I was like finally. And when he was narrating it to me, I was like woooh. It is not a story just about cricket but a human story."

‘83’ is slated to hit theatres on April 10, 2020.