Bollywood has an exciting collection of biopics lined up this year and ‘83 is easily one of the most awaited films in the line-up as it unites two of India’s biggest fandoms – Bollywood and Cricket. Featuring an exciting ensemble in the cast, this historic on-screen recreation will tell us the incredible story of India’s 1983 Cricket World Cup victory. Directed by Kabir Khan, this sports drama promises to be a glorious retelling of the iconic moment when India won the trophy for the first time ever.

It’s not just the idea of reliving that epic memory that’s etched in every Indian’s mind that makes this film so exciting. One of Bollywood’s most beloved actors Ranveer Singh is set to play one of India’s most beloved cricket captains Kapil Dev. The film will also feature the reunion of a power couple on-screen as the lead actor’s better half Deepika Padukone plays the role of Kapil’s wife Romi Dev. Once Ranveer’s look in the film was revealed, fans were gushing with excitement as the actor accurately embodies Kapil Dev’s look in 1983. Ranveer’s recreation of the star cricketer’s iconic Nataraj shot was especially incredible. Check it out below.

However, that’s not all. Not only does ‘83 feature Ranveer Singh in his biggest project for 2020 but it also features other well-known stars in the cast. Ranveer recently revealed posters of his co-stars as Kapil Dev’s 1983 teammates. Let’s take a look at the power-packed ensemble with the newly released character posters.

Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar

Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath

Jatin Sarna as Yashpal Sharma

Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil

Dinker Sharma as Kirti Azad

Nishant Dahiya as Roger Binny

Harrdy Sandhu as Madan Lal

Sahil Khattar as Syed Kirmani

Ammy Virk as Balwinder Singh Sandhu

Adinath Kothare as Dilip Vengsarkar

Dhairya Karwa as Ravi Shastri

R Badree as Sunil Valson

Apart from these actors stepping into the shoes of the players in the Indian cricket team, the film stars Pankaj Tripathi as the manager of the team PR Man Singh and features Boman Irani as well. ‘83 is expected to be the year’s biggest blockbuster and we will find out if it can hit the ball out of the park when it releases in cinemas on April 10, 2020. Until then, click on ‘Interested’ for the latest updates on the film.