Ranveer Singh transforms into Kapil Dev for 83

Ranveer Singh transforms into Kapil Dev for 83
Ranveer Singh transforms into Kapil Dev for 83

MUMBAI : On his birthday, Ranveer Singh has revealed his look from the upcoming sports drama ’83. The 34-year-old actor took to his social media account to share his photo as Kapil Dev.

In the photo, Ranveer bears an uncanny resemblance to the former all-rounder cricketer Kapil Dev popularly known as the Haryana Hurricane. “On my special day, here’s presenting THE HARYANA HURRICANE  KAPIL DEV, wrote Ranveer along with the photo. Within moments of sharing, his look attracted a lot of appreciation.

Director Kabir Khan also shared Ranveer’s look from the movie and promised a good performance from the actor. “This is just the look… wait till you see what this amazing actor has done in the film… Happy Birthday @ranveersingh  Keep shining… @83thefilm,” he wrote along with the photo.

Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan wished Ranveer on his birthday and wrote, “Looking exact like pajhi Happy Birthday bro. Have a great one” Many Bollywood celebrities, including Ayushmann Khurrana, Alia Bhatt, Kubbra Sait, Sanya Malhotra, Sonu Sood, Mouni Roy, Dia Mirza and others are also bowled over Ranveer’s transformation.

Recently, on the latest episode of Breakfast with Champions, Kapil Dev told Gaurav Kapur how Ranveer and Kabir Khan are taking care of every single detail about his personality. He said, “He is a fabulous actor. He and Kabir Khan are taking care of every small thing. They are taking care of how I speak, my pronunciation. Ranveer thought that since I am a fast bowler, I must be aggressive and he wanted to learn how I express my anger. I told him, I might have gotten angry on the field, but off the field, I never lost my head.”