Ranveer Singh looks exactly like Kapil Dev in upcoming film

Social media cannot handle the transformation

Entertainment Desk November 11, 2019

In an upcoming Bollywood film called '83, based on India's victory in the 1983 Cricket World Cup, Ranveer Singh plays the former Indian cricket captain Kapil Dev.

On Monday, the actor shared a still from the film on his social media handles, in which the cricketer is looking at the ball after playing the famous Natraj shot.

Following this, the picture did several rounds on social media given the star's resemblance with the cricketer, and there is no denying that Ranveer looks the part. However, although the credit goes to his makeup artists, Twitter cannot help but laud Ranveer for carrying the look so well.

The sports drama film is directed by Kabir Khan and produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri, Sajid Nadiadwala and Madhu Mantena. It also stars Deepika Padukone, Harrdy Sandhu, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saqib Saleem, Amrita Puri, Jiiva, Ammy Virk,, Pankaj Tripathi, Sahil Khattar and Chirag Patil, reprising the India national cricket team that won the 1983 Cricket World Cup.

Ranveer Singh to play cricketer Kapil Dev in upcoming film based on 1983 World Cup

The making of the film was initially announced in September 2017, by the Reliance Entertainment in an event, and it is expected to be release in 2020. Nevertheless, here is what Twitter had to say about his transformation.



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