Rumour mills were rife with reports that Deepika Padukone would be playing Ranveer Singh’s wife in upcoming sports drama ’83 and the news has now been confirmed.
The film’s team is presently shooting in Glasgow and now, DeePee has joined the squad. Ranveer is playing the role of Kapil Dev, in Kabir Khan’s ’83, which traces the journey of Indian Cricket Team’s victory in the 1983 World Cup under Kapil Dev’s leadership. Deepika is playing the role of Kapil Dev’s wife Romi Dev in the movie.
Both Ranveer and DeePee share several picture with the film’s director Kabir Khan as they made the big announcement. Singh also shared a boomerang video, which shows his wifey smacking him with a bat. Along with the video he wrote, “Story of my life Real & Reel!”
This will be Ranveer and Deepika’s first film together post their wedding. They have previously worked together in Ram Leela, Bajirao Mastani and Padmaavat.
The film also stars Saqib Saleem, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Ammy Virk, Harrdy Sandhu, Pankaj Tripathi, Jiiva and Sahil Khattar among others. ‘83 is slated to release on April 10, 2020 in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
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