New Delhi, January 12, 2020:
Bollywood star Ranveer Singh on Sunday unveiled a new character poster featuring actor Jiiva as former cricketer K. Srikkanth of the upcoming film “83” through his Twitter handle.
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Sharing the picture, Ranveer tweeted, “IT’S CHIKA, MACHA! The Swashbuckling South Indian Strokeplay Sensation.”
IT’S CHIKA, MACHA !!! The Swashbuckling South Indian Strokeplay Sensation! 🏏🏆
Presenting @JiivaOfficial as #KrishnamachariSrikkanth! #ThisIs83@kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @Shibasishsarkar @madmantena #SajidNadiadwala @vishinduri @ipritamofficial @RelianceEnt @FuhSePhantom pic.twitter.com/adLPV70RAj
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) January 12, 2020
In the photo, Jiiva can be seen swinging his cricket bat.
Earlier, the character poster of Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar was unveiled. The first look of Ranveer as Kapil Dev was out in the iconic Natraj pose.
Joining the actors in the film are Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath, Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil. Actress Deepika Padukone will be seen playing the role of Kapil Dev’s Wife, Romi.
“83” is based on India’s historical 1983 Cricket World Cup victory. The movie will hit the screens on April 10.
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