Guess, who is the new star joining the iconic ‘83’ movie?
It is none other than one of the finest and humorous actor of Bollywood, Boman Irani.
Boman has featured in many Hindi films and is known for his roles in ‘3 Idiots’ and ‘Munnabhai MBBS’. In this movie, he will play the role of the legendary wicketkeeper and opening batsman, Farokh Engineer.
Ranveer Singh, who will essay the role of the former Indian captain Kapil Dev could not contain his excitement to share the screen space with Boman. He posted a picture with the ‘3 idiots’ actor and ‘83’ director, writing, “All-star arrival!!! 💫 One of the most remarkable people I have ever met….❤ One of the finest actors I know…. someone I admire immensely….🙏🏽 he’s One in a Million ! ✨ A special gem of a person & a universally loved, COLOSSAL talent…. the one & only BOMAN IRANI IS IN THE BUILDING !!!! : pictured here at the Mecca of Cricket – the Lord’s Cricket Ground ! 🏏 #83Squad @83thefilm @boman_irani @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @sarkarshibasish @mantenamadhu #SajidNadiadwala @vishnuinduri @reliance.entertainment @fuhsephantom @nadiadwalagrandson @vibrimedia @zeemusiccompany”.
Boman is also hyped up to be part of such a multi-starrer movie. He was overwhelmed with such a warm welcome, sharing a picture on his Instagram from the Lords in England, he wrote, “Thanks @ranveersinghand @kabirkhankk and the unit of @83thefilm for the warmest welcome ever. Proud to be part of this Giant of a film. Proud to play my boyhood hero…Farokh Engineer. Proud to have shot at Lords. My cup runneth over. @ranveersingh @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @sarkarshibasish @mantenamadhu #SajidNadiadwala @vishnuinduri @reliance.entertainment @fuhsephantom @nadiadwalagrandson @vibrimedia @zeemusiccompany @83thefilm .#83TheFilm #FarokhEngineer #Ranveer #Kabir #83 #Worldcup #BoyhoodHero”.
‘83’ is based on Kapil Dev and his legendary Indian team who lifted the 1983 World Cup and the 1999- 2000 phase of Kapil coaching the Indian team.
The movie has an amazing star cast, featuring Deepika Padukone as Romi Bhatia, Kapil Dev’s wife. Along with it are the men in blue, portrayed by Pankaj Tripathi, R Badree, Hardy Sandhu, Chirag Patil, Saqib Saleem, Tahir Bhasin, Ammy Virk and Saahil Khattar.
This movie will make you proud of being an Indian, hitting your nearest theatres on 10 April 2020.
Can’t wait to watch this crazy star cast on silver screen!