After playing the hardcore lover in ‘Kabir Singh’, Shahid Kapoor is set to step in the shoes of a cricketer for his upcoming film. The actor is even training in the sport!
Talking about the film, Shahid Kapoor, who is set to begin shooting in Chandigarh, was quoted saying, “It took me some time to decide what to do next after ‘Kabir Singh’. But the minute I saw ‘Jersey’, I knew I wanted it to be my next. It is a wonderful inspiring and personal human journey that I connected with deeply. ”
According to a source, the actor is “learning the ropes of playing a cricketer on screen by regularly going for the cricket sessions.”
Jersey will be directed by Gowtam Tinnanauri who helmed the original as well. Produced by Allu Aravind, Aman Gill, Dil Raju, the film is scheduled to release on August 28, 2020.