Kabir Khan’s upcoming film 83 celebrates the legends of cricket.
From Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar, Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Mohinder Amarnath, Sandeep Patil, Yashpal Sharma, Roger Binny, Madan Lal, Ravi Shastri, Kirti Azad, Syed Kirmani, Balwinder Sandhu, Sunil Valson and Dilip Vengsarkar, the film tells the story of how this Indian team won the World Cup in 1983.
Ranveer Singh plays Kapil Dev while his wife Deepika Padukone plays his onscreen wife, Romi.
The makers have been introducing a new member of the team everyday in the run-up to its release on April 10.
When asked about how he designed Ranveer’s look in the film, Kabir Khan told us, “We were not doing a lookalike contest; we were making a film and, at some point, the audience would believe that Ranveer Singh was playing Kapil Dev.”
Lookalike contest or not, we couldn’t help but ask: Do these actors look like the legends they play on screen? Vote!
Ranveer spent a lot of time with Kapil Dev so that he could pick up the correct mannerisms. In fact, they stayed together from ‘morning tea till dinner’!
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Dhairya Karwa, who has worked in Uri: The Surgical Strike and Made in Heaven, plays Ravi Shastri.
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Tahir Raj Bhasin, of Mardaani and Chhichhore fame, plays Sunil Gavaskar.
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Sandeep Patil’s son Chirag plays him on the big screen.
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Jatin Sarna of Sacred Games fame plays batsmen Yashpal Sharma.
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Saqib Saleem takes up the duties of all-rounder Mohinder Amarnath.
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Tamil actor Jiiva will play Krishnamachari Srikkanth.
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Delhi Crime actor Dinker Sharma will play Kirti Azad.
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Marathi actor-director Mahesh Kothare’s son Adhinath plays batsmen Dilip Vengsarkar.
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Punjabi actor and singer Ammy Virk plays all-rounder Balwinder Singh Sandhu.
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YouTuber Sahil Khattar plays wicket keeper Syed Kirmani.
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Singer Harrdy plays all-rounder Madan Lal.
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Nishant Dahiya, who has worked in films like Meri Pyaari Bindu and Kedarnath, plays Roger Binny.
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South actor R Badree, who will seen in Kabir Khan’s Web series The Forgotten Army: Azaadi ke liye, will play Sunil Valson.
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