Nishant Dahiya has been confirmed as one of the team in the Kapil Dev biopic ’83’. Announced earlier today, Dahiya will be playing the role of Roger Binny.
Reported by The Indian Express, news was officially announced from the film’s Twitter handle: “Roger that! #NishantDahiya will play #RogerBinny, the leading wicket-taker of the ’83 World Cup! #CastOf83 #Relive83 @RanveerOfficial @kabirkhankk @RelianceEnt #MadhuMantena @vishinduri.”
Dahiya was last seen in ‘Kedarnath’ (2018) and ‘Meri Pyaari Bindu'(2016) will be seen alongside Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar, Saqib Saleem as Mohinder Amarnath, Ammy Virk as Balwinder Sandhu, Jiiva as Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Sahil Khattar as Syed Kirmani, Chirag Patil as Sandeep Patil, Pankaj Tripathi as PR Man Singh and Harrdy Sandhu as Madan Lal among others.
Of course, we can’t forget the main man Ranveer Singh, who will be essaying the character of Dev. He and the full team have currently been undertaking training at the Dharmshala.
’83’ is based upon India national cricket team winning the 1983 Cricket World Cup against the West Indies. The film will be releasing on 10th April 2020.