The makers welcome Saqib Saleem for the role of legendary Indian cricketer Mohinder Amarnath in forthcoming sports drama 83.
The official handle of Reliance Entertainment confirmed the news, it said, “Rock-solid batsman #MohinderAmarnath will be played by the talented @Saqibsaleem.
The film 83, traces the historic victory of 1983 world cup, Kabir Khan’s upcoming directorial will star Ranveer Singh as the former captain of the Indian Cricket Team Kapil Dev.
Ranveer Singh has already started prepping up to play former Indian skipper Kapil Dev, Saqib Saleem will play the rock-solid batsman Mohinder Amarnath in the film along with an array of established actors portraying different team members.
The cast also includes Tamil actor Jiiva, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Ammy Virk, Chirag Patil and YouTube personality Sahil Khattar, veteran actor Pankaj Tripathi has been roped in to essay PR Man Singh, the manager of the team in the film.
The film ’83would be Ranveer Singh’s first trilingual film to be made in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.