The makers of ’83 are adding new members to the team. A few days ago, Pritam Chakraborty was roped in to compose the music of the film and now, film producer-director Sajid Nadiadwala comes on-board to co-produce the upcoming Ranveer Singh starrer ’83 which will release in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
Film and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the news on Twitter and wrote, “Sajid Nadiadwala comes on board to co-produce
#83TheFilm along with Madhu Mantena and Reliance Entertainment… Sajid and Madhu will also be producing three more films together over a period of three years… #83TheFilm stars Ranveer Singh and is directed by Kabir Khan”.
Sajid will also produce three more films with Madhu Mantena in over a period of three years. In another tweet, Taran wrote, “83TheFilm will be made in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu… Slated for 10 April 2020 release”.
Two days back, music composer Pritam Chakraborty was roped in to compose the music for the film.
Apart from Ranveer Singh, the film will also star R Badree, Hardy Sandhu, Chirag Patil, Saqib Saleem, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Bhasin, Ammy Virk and Saahil Khattar as the Men in Blue.
In the film, Ranveer will be essaying the role of legendary Indian skipper Kapil Dev, who lifted the World Cup for India in 1983 and also coached the team from October 1999 to August 2000. He has been training under him and Balwinder Singh Sandhu. Ranveer is also learning the famous ‘Natraj shot’ of Kapil Dev. Earlier, a video of the actor took the internet by storm where he was seen practicing with Kapil Dev.
Directed by Kabir Khan, and produced by Madhu Mantena, Vishu Induri, Kabir Khan and Sajid Nadiadwala ’83 is the story of India’s first cricket world cup win. The film is slated to hit the screens on April 10, 2020.
(With inputs from ANI)