Kabir Khan has been carrying out the recce for his next directorial venture ‘83’ – the story of the 1983 cricket world cup won by India.
The filmmaker shared a special picture of the cricket ground where then India captain Kapil Dev led Team India to a historic win in 1983. He shared it with the caption, “Got gooseflesh today standing on the historic Tunbridge Wells cricket ground... where Kapil Dev smashed the world record... 175 not out during the 1983 World Cup. #locationscouting #worldcup#cricket #kapildev #History.” For the record, Ranveer Singh will be portraying the role of Kapil Dev in the film set for April 5, 2019 release. He is currently shooting for Rohit Shetty’s ‘Simmba’ which will star debutant Sara Ali Khan as the female lead.