Shahid Kapoor Prepares For Upcoming Sports Drama Jersey (Photo Credit: Instagram)
Shahid Kapoor’s upcoming film is a sports drama where the actor will don the role of a cricket. Preparations for the film is in full swing and as the shoot for the film progresses the actor is seen sharing BTS moments. On of the recent video shared by the actor has him hitting a boundary.
Indeed, it will be the is the second time that we will see Shahid play a sportsperson after Dil Bole Hadippa and we can already see him excel doing his part perfectly.Check out the video below.
A few days back, Shahid took to his Instagram to share a photo of himself holding a cricket bat. He captioned his post as "#jersey the prep begins."
Talking about his upcoming film, Shahid told IANS, "It took me some time to decide what to do next after 'Kabir Singh'. But the minute I saw 'Jersey'. I knew I wanted it to be my next. It is a wonderful, inspiring and personal human journey that I connected with deeply.’’
Mrunal Thakur, who has previously acted in films like Super 30 and Batla House, will be seen as the leading lady alongside Shahi
The Telugu version of Jersey revolves around the protagonist named Arjun (played by Nani) and his struggles to make it big in Indian cricket. A failed cricketer, Arjun is forced by circumstances to return to cricket at the age of 36. How he makes it big despite being limited by his age forms the crux of the story.
Not just Shahid, his Padmavaat co-star Ranveer Singh too is shooting for a sports drama based on India historic World Cup win of 83. The actor recently revealed his look and shines as a splitting image of a young Kapil Dev