Ranveer To Play KAPIL DEV In Kabir Khan’s Next
Few months ago, there were reports about ‘Tubelight’ director Kabir Khan planning to do a film on 1983 World Cup. Later, the filmmaker confirmed that this movie is indeed in the pipeline. Well, we now have it that the makers have finally finalized Ranveer Singh as the actor who will be essaying the role of Kapil Dev in this flick.
After early reports about Arjun Kapoor starring in the film, the role finally went to Ranveer Singh. The casting is in progress for the supporting cast and more announcements are awaited for the same. The film is slated to roll early next year and will be shot in real locations. Co-producer of the flick Vishnu Vardhan Induri said, “With his energy and passion, we feel that Ranveer is a perfect fit to play Kapil Dev.”