Arjun Kapoor is replaced by Ranveer Singh in Kapil Dev’s biopic?


Previous Indian captain Kapil Dev left a mark on the world when he led his team to its grand victory amid the 1983 ICC Cricket World Cup. Decades later, ace filmmaker  Kabir Khan chosen to recreate the iconic win on the silver screen by making a biopic based on Kapil Dev’s life.

While there were reports that the makers were thinking about “Mubarakan” star Arjun Kapoor to play the previous skipper in the film, recent reports suggest that Arjun’s BFF Ranveer Singh has replaced him and has been finalised for the movie. Ranveer, in fact, huge cricket fan and was recently spotted at the Edgbaston stadium in Birmingham, watching the India Vs Pakistan match.

The film will be produced by Anurag Kashyap and will go on floors in 2018.