The makers of the upcoming sports drama, ’83’, are continuously revealing the first look posters of the pivotal characters in the film. While Ranveer Singh plays Kapil Dev and Deepika Padukone will portray his wife Romi, the film also will see opposite team members from the Indian cricket team, who won the world cup in 1983.
After introducing Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar, south actor Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath Bhardwaj, Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil, Jatin Sarna as Yashpal Sharma and television actor Dinker Sharma as Kirti Azad, The ace filmmaker today took to his Instagram handle to introduce yet, one more player from the Indian cricket team of 1983 World Cup. He unveiled the first look poster of Nishant Dahiya who is ready to play the all-rounder, the first Anglo-Indian to play cricket for the Indian team, Roger Binny. Best known for his impressive bowling performance within the 1983 Cricket World Cup where he was the leading wicket-taker.
Kabir Khan shared the first look of Nishant Dahiya and wrote, ”The highest wicket-taker of the 1983 World Cup, this tall all-rounder came through when the country needed him. Meet the upcoming devil, #RogerBinny! #ThisIs83” The directorial venture of Kabir Khan, 83′ is a sports drama that revolves around the victory and triumph of the Indian Cricket team that won the world cup in 1983. The film is slated to hit the theaters on 10th APRIL, 2020.