After releasing the three character posters in the last few days, the makers of the upcoming film 83 have unveiled a new poster today. While the previous three posters featured Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar, Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth and Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath, the latest character poster features actor Jatin Sarna as Yashpal Sharma. Sarna can be seen sporting cricket uniform in the poster which has large logo of the film in the background.
Jatin, who is best known for his work in Meeruthiya Gangsters, Saat Uchakkey, Oass, Chor Chor Super Chor, O Teri, Sacred Games, took to his social media account to share the poster and wrote, “The fearless batsman who could single handedly change the game for India. Presenting the inventor of Badam Shot— Yashpal Sharma! This Is 83.”
The fearless batsman who could single handedly change the game for India.
Presenting the inventor of Badam Shot #YashpalSharma #ThisIs83 @RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @Shibasishsarkar @madmantena #SajidNadiadwala @vishinduri @ipritamofficial @RelianceEnt pic.twitter.com/X3ECxPdXBJ
— Jatin sarna (@jatinsarna) January 14, 2020
83 features an ensemble cast reprising the India national cricket team that won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. Ranveer Singh will be seen as iconic Kapil Dev, Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath,Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar, Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil, Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Ammy Virk as Balwinder Sandhu, Sahil Khattar as Syed Kirmani while Deepika Padukone will be seen in a cameo avatar playing Romi, Kapil Dev’s wife. It narrates Dev’s journey of life as well as how he became the captain of the India national cricket team and won the 1983 Cricket World Cup.
Directed by Kabir Khan, 83 is jointly produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri, Kabir Khan, Madhu Mantena, Deepika Padukone and Sajid Nadiadwala. The film is scheduled to be theatrically released in India on 10 April 2020, along with dubbed versions in Tamil and Telugu languages.