Shahid Kapoor will soon be seen in a sports drama movie called ‘Jersey’, which is all set to release this year. It is a remake of a Telugu language sports film of the same name starring Nani.
It was made up of 25 crores and collected around 50 crores after its huge success at box office, director Gowtam Tinnanuri announced the remake of the film, Shahid Kapoor might repeat the success story like Kabir Singh originally Arjun Reddy.
The storyline of the film is about a man in his mid30’s struggling to get an opportunity to play for the Indian Cricket Team. produced by Allu Aravind, Suryadevara Naga Vamsi, Aman Gill and Dill Raju.
Jersey Star Cast
Earlier Telugu actress Rashmika Mandanna was cast for the movie later she was replaced by Mrunal Thakur for reason unknown. The film Stars
- Shahid Kapoor as Arjun a Struggling Cricketer trying to fetch his chance to play for the Indian cricket team
- Mrunal Thakur as Arjun’s wife, usually scolds him for quitting his job.
- Pankaj Kapur is doing Arjun’s coach role in the film.
The Film is made under the production of Geetha Arts, Dil Raju Productions, Sithara Entertainments.
Jersey Release Date
Jersey production was wrapped up in Dec 2020 since then the makers are waiting to release the movie, earlier the movie was to release on 28 Aug 2020 but was delayed owing to the corona pandemic, after the news of theatres reopening from Oct 22 in Maharashtra state, the makers officially announced that the movie will release on 31 Dec 2021 last day of the year.
Jersey.Releasing in theatres on 31st December 2021. This one is the most special yet. Can’t wait to share it with you all. pic.twitter.com/y7t7HJkyGI
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) September 26, 2021
Watch Jersey Trailer
Be ready for Shahid Kapoor’s another much-hyped south remake called Jersey, the trailer will be dropped on the 23rd of November. Balaji Telefilms and PEN Marudhar have acquired theatrical rights.
Wait is over now, Shahid Kapoor nailed it:
Shooting of the film started from Nov 2019 in Chandigarh and ended in Nov 2020. Reportedly the budget of the film is said to be around 30-35 crores, though there is no official confirmation from the team of Jersey on the production cost of the film.
There is another movie related to cricket that is going to be released this year Ranveer Singh Starrer ‘83 movie, which is the story related to India winning the world cup of ‘83.
The story of the film revolves around Shahid Kapoor as Arjun in the movie, who is a brilliant cricketer but quits playing cricket due to the politics in Ranji Cricket. He falls in love with a girl during Ranji days, and gets the govt.
Job in reward for playing brilliant cricket at the tournament, but loses it after falsely getting accused of bribery. Further his son asks him for an Indian Cricket team jersey, the movie takes the twist & tweak after it.