Shahid Kapoor, who is on cloud nine after the unparalleled success of Kabir Singh, is ready to give the audiences another emotionally charged engaging film. This time, again, Shahid Kapoor will be seen in a remake. Kabir Singh was the remake of Telugu movie, Arjun Reddy. Now, he has been finalized for the Hindi remake of the Telugu hit Jersey as his next film.
The Telugu movie, Jersey starred Nani as Arjun in the lead role. The story of the movie revolved around a talented but failed cricketer. He then decides to return to cricket in his late thirties. Driven by the desire to represent the Indian cricket team. So that he can fulfill his son’s wish for a jersey as a gift.
The Hindi version will be directed by Gowtham Tinnanauri.
“I’m really looking forward to remaking my film Jersey in Hindi and taking it to national audiences and there is no one better then Shahid Kapoor to recreate the magic of the original for Hindi audiences”
Jersey in Hindi will be produced by Allu Aravind, Aman Gill and Dil Raju. It will star Shahid Kapoor and will release worldwide on August 28, 2020.