The Tamil actor Jiiva is all set to mark his acting debut in the Bollywood with the upcoming sports drama, 83. As we all know, the forthcoming movie, 83, is a sports drama, means a biopic which is reportedly based on the life of the former cricketer Kapil Dev.
The Simmba actor, Ranveer Singh is playing the lead role in the movie, which is directed by, Kabir Khan. The movie 83 is touted as one of the most awaited and anticipated movie of the year.
So many biopics are presenting by the Bollywood these days, very recently, it presented the historical drama Kangana Ranaut starrer Manikarnika, based on the life of the Rani Laxmi Bai.
The movie received a decent response from the audiences, but much before that biopic on the veteran actor Sanjay Dutt’s life, Sanju, Ranbir Kapoor starrer received a dhamakedaar response from the fans.
Now the Bollywood silver screen is ready to welcome another biopic based on the life of the legendary cricketer Kapil Dev, in which the heartthrob of the nation Ranveer Singh is all set to play the main lead.
Meanwhile, in the sports drama, 83, it is now officially, declared that the Tamil actor, Jiiva, is all set to play, the former India cricketer Krishnamachari Srikkant’s role.
Tamil actor @Actorjiiva is bringing his charisma to the role of swashbuckling opening batsman, @KrisSrikkanth. #CastOf83@RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk @RelianceEnt #MadhuMantena @vishinduri #Relive83 pic.twitter.com/dvU2scKqwL
— '83 (@83thefilm) January 30, 2019
It is Official Tamil actor @Actorjiiva will play the crucial role of dashing TN opener #KrishnamachariSrikanth in the Hindi film #83. #Srikanth played a crucial role in #India’s 1983 World Cup win. @RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk #MadhuMantena @RelianceEnt @vishinduri @83thefilm pic.twitter.com/iUd6YUy7sJ
— Sreedhar Pillai (@sri50) January 30, 2019
— GOODTIMES (@mygoodtimes) January 30, 2019
— Bollywood Hungama (@Bollyhungama) January 30, 2019
COMFIRMED: Tamil actor #Jiva roped in #RanveerSingh starrer ‘83’@TripathiiPankaj @RanveerOfficial @AmmyVirk @kabirkhankk @vishinduri @therealkapildev @83thefilm @ranveercafe69 @Team_RanveerS #83thefilm #BalwinderSinghSandhu #BollywoodBubblehttps://t.co/8jGAYJ0WGp
— Bollywood Bubble (@bollybubble) January 30, 2019
And and here's the radiating #talent of South, @Actorjiiva who is all set to play the role of the #flamboyant opener of Indian #Cricket team @KrisSrikkanth in the #RanveerSingh starer " '83 "!!!#SidK @RanveerOfficial @83thefilm pic.twitter.com/WuxscDd1hG
— Siddharth Kannan (@sidkannan) January 30, 2019
South actor #Jiiva to play cricketer Srikkanth in @RanveerOfficial starrer '83@Actorjiiva @kabirkhankk #MadhuMantena @RelianceEnt @vishinduri @83thefilm #Relive83 #CastOf83 #RanveerSingh pic.twitter.com/KFAbBtRDQt
— Atul Mohan (@atulmohanhere) January 30, 2019
Well-known actor of #Tamil films, Jiiva, to enact the part of cricketer #Srikkanth in #83TheFilm… Stars Ranveer Singh as #KapilDev… Directed by Kabir Khan… Presented by Reliance Entertainment… Produced by Madhu Mantena, Vishnu Induri and Kabir Khan… #CastOf83 #Relive83 pic.twitter.com/nPOPVf4HKo
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 30, 2019
#BREAKING Official :
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) January 30, 2019
Tamil Actor Jiiva Is Ready To Make Debut In Bollywood
With this movie, Jiiva will also mark his Bollywood debut, and he is a big and very popular name from the Tamil cinema and in this case, it will really interesting to see Jiiva in this much expected Hindi cinema 83 for Jiiva’s fans and for the audiences too.
Actor Jiiva retweeted news in which it is mentioned that he will reprise the role of the former cricketer, Krishnamachari Srikkant, widely known as Srikkant, so maybe it is quite possible that the actor Jiiva will do the role of Kapil Dev’s contemporary Srikkant.
Earlier it was reported; that the actor, Vijay Deverakonda, will play the supporting role in the movie 83 and he shall portray the role of Srikkant’s onscreen but now the official report come that Jiiva will be seen in the role of Srikkant.
The sports drama 83 will narrate the story of 1983, historical World Cup, when the team India has emerged as the winner at the Lord’s Stadium, of England. Ranveer Singh is playing the lead role in the movie and he will essay the role of Kapil Dev.
Reliance Entertainment, Phantom Films, and Vibri Media have jointly produced the movie; very soon the sports drama is all set to go on the floor.