Bollywood is frequently making movies with real life events, real people who have inspired the generations and it proves that film-makers are highly innovative nowadays as they are touching the unexplored territories. In recent times, sports based movies have done quite well in India and it looks like, this trend is only going to flourish in coming years.
The latest trending news is that actor Ranveer Singh will be playing the role of a former Indian great cricketer Kapil Dev in a sports based film. The movie will be directed by Kabir Khan who previously helmed Tubelight,
This is huge news for the fans of Ranveer Singh, Kapil Dev and also the movie community. The story of the film is not revealed but reportedly, it will cover India’s historic win of 1983’s World Cup. There’s no doubt Kapil Dev is one of the greatest cricketers of our nation and Ranveer Singh portraying his character is a perfect thing as he is a hard working actor.
Films like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Dangal, M. S. Dhoni – The Untold Story have shown that if you do your research right, sports movies can do tremendous wonders. Let’s hope this film also does its full justice to Kapil Dev’s contributions. Ranveer Singh will next be seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansalis Padmavati.