New Delhi: After all, this legendary actor is playing the role of great Kapil Dev. Filmmaker Vikramaditya Moani, who is making an upcoming film based on the 1983 World Cup, says only actor Ranvir Singh can portray the role of India’s first world cup winner Captain Kapil Dev on the screen.
Vikramaditya Motwani said, “The year 1983” is the biggest story of Indian sport and we would be happy to make this film with Kabir and Ranvir. It is not easy to play a role like Kapil Dev.
In the year 1983, India won its first cricket World Cup against the West Indies. Kapil Dev was the captain of the Indian cricket team at the time. One of the most important events in the history of Indian cricket – Ranveer will be seen in the role of Kapil Dev in the film based on the 1983 Cricket World Cup.
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The screenplay of the film has been completed and directed by Kabir Khan. Motwani said, “I am sure that his character will be lovely and brilliant. I am eagerly waiting to see it on the screen.”