While he is happy that the cricket drama has received unprecedented love, the feeling is also punctured with the reality that the project's box office prospects took a hit due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The makers of Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh starrer '83' are considering the release of the film on OTT sooner than expected. The decision seems to stem from the Covid-19 restrictions levied by different states on the running of theatres.
The Bollywood actor spoke about how wearing the Indian jersey helped him deliver '83' to audiences, which has been receiving rave reviews so far.
In the film '83,' Pankaj Tripathi plays the role of P.R Man Singh who was the manager of team India and traveled with the 1983 Indian cricket team.
The film did well at multiplexes, but it was a no-show at single screens, which had consistently low occupancy throughout the day.
'83' review: As the Ranveer Singh-starrer sports biopic on the historic 1983 World Cup hits theatres on Friday, netizens share their thoughts.
Several celebrities took to social media to praise the Kabir Khan-directed film, which is based on India's victory during the 1983 Cricket World Cup.
As actor Ranveer Singh starrer ‘83’ is all set to release, here’s taking a look at the real 1983 World Cup-winning heroes and what they’re doing in their lives now.
Kapil Dev was speaking at an event to promote the film ‘83’ that brings the inside stories and India’s journey to their maiden World Cup triumph in 1983 at Lord’s beating West Indies in the final.
Kabir Khan's film '83,' starring Ranveer Singh as Kapil Dev, will be released in theatres on Friday, December 24.
Saqib Saleem will soon be seen in Ranveer Singh-led '83'. The actor opens up about the impact of bad Race 3 reviews, the prep for 83 and his memories from the shoot.
Reports suggest that the makers of '83' paid approximately Rs 15 crore to the original winning team, with approximately Rs 5 crore going to cricketer Kapil Dev himself, ahead of the film's release.
The film written by Kabir Khan, Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan and Vasan Bala is a breezy entertainer fast-forwarded with deft editing and unemotional tracks.
From Kapil Dev’s Iconic catch to dismiss Viv Richards in the final match to Mohinder Amarnath's spells of swing bowling, here are some of the standout performances, which contributed to Team India’s journey to the winning the World Cup for the first time.
“None of it would have been possible without your love and support…Mini Mathur," wrote Deepika Padukone in her Instagram story.
The film will be released in theatres on December 24 and is based on India's historic World Cup victory in 1983.
Sharma, played 37 Test, 42 ODIs and 160 first class matches and also remained national selector
Yashpal Sharma, played 37 Tests and 42 ODIs for India. He was 66 when he died and is survived by his wife, two daughters and a son
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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