New Delhi: Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh, who turned 34 today, shared his first look as Kapil Dev from the upcoming biopic ’83’, which is based on the life of veteran cricketer Kapil Dev.
Sharing the look on social media, Ranveer wrote, “On my special day, here’s presenting THE HARYANA HURRICANE KAPIL DEV.”
The biopic talks about the time India won the coveted World Cup in 1983 against West Indies.
Ranveer Singh’s real-life wife Deepika Padukone will be playing the role of Kapil Dev’s wife Romi Bhatia.
On my special day, here’s presenting THE HARYANA HURRICANE 🌪KAPIL DEV 🏏🏆@83thefilm @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @madmantena @Shibasishsarkar @vishinduri @RelianceEnt @FuhSePhantom @NGEMovies pic.twitter.com/HqaP07GJEQ
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) July 6, 2019
In the photo, the Bollywood actor is looking amazingly similar to the veteran cricketer with a bushy moustache and hairdo.
Ranveer can be seen flipping a leather ball in his hand with an intense look on his face.
Directed by Kabir Khan, the biopic is likely to be released on April 10, 2020.