Ranveer Singh was not the original choice for 83

Did you know that Ranveer Singh was not the original choice for Kabir Khan’s 83?

Ranveer Singh was not the original choice for 83 Ranveer Singh was not the original choice for 83 Source : Press


After Gully Boy, Ranveer Singh started prepping for 83- a film by Kabir Khan based on the 1983 World Cup win under the captainship of Kapil Dev. Well, as we all know that Ranveer os essaying the role of Kapil, he was not the original choice for the role.


Yes, you heard that right! A leading Entertainment portal stated that the original choice for the role of Kapil Dev was Randeep Hooda. But at that time the film was supposed to be directed by Sanjay Pooran Singh. But due to some situational changes, Kabir Khan came onboard and that's when Ranveer was selected.


The shooting of the film has already started in Dharamshala along with Cricket biggies like Kapil himself, Mohinder Amarnath and Balwinder Sandhu.


Meanwhile the film boasts of a stellar star cast with Pankaj Tripathi as PR. Maan Singh, Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil, Adinath Kothare as Dilip Vengsarkar, Jatin Sarna as Yashpal Sharma, Sahil Khattar as Syed Kirmani, Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath, Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar, Ammy Virk as Balwinder Sandhu, R Badree as Sunil Valson, Dhairya Karwa as Ravi Shastri, Harrdy Sandhu as Madan Lal, Vijay Varma as Roger Binny, Dinker Sharma as Kirti Azad and Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth.


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