January 24 : After unveiling the first look poster of entire team, the makers of 83 are out with first look poster of PR Man Singh played by veteran Pankaj Tripathi from the forthcoming sports biopic.
Actor Ranveer Singh dropped the first look poster on his social media profile. He captioned it, “THE CHIEF!!! His tireless devotion led Kapil’s Devils to the ultimate glory! The Backbone of Team India. The best ‘Man’ Manager of all! Presenting @TripathiiPankaj as PR MAN SINGH! #ThisIs83 @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @Shibasishsarkar @madmantena @RanveerOfficial #SajidNadiadwala @vishinduri @ipritamofficial @RelianceEnt @FuhSePhantom @NGEMovies @vibri_media @ZeeMusicCompany @PicturesPVR @83thefilm”
Pankaj Tripathi is sporting glassed on the first look poster, along with a thinning hairline. He will be seen playing the role of Indian cricket team manager PR Man Singh.
Kabir Khan directorial 83’ narrates Kapil Dev's journey of life as well as how he became the captain of the India national cricket team and won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. The film stars Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saqib Saleem, Ammy Virk, Boman Irani, Tamil actor Jiiva and Sahil Khattar.
The film is jointly produced by Khan, Vishnu Vardhan Induri, Madhu Mantena, Deepika Padukone and Sajid Nadiadwala. The film will be theatrically released in India on 10 April 2020, along with dubbed versions in Tamil and Telugu languages.