Shahid Kapoor has shared the trailer of his upcoming film Jersey. The cricket-themed film is a remake of a Telugu movie of the identical identify and is ready to launch in December.
In the movie, Shahid Kapoor performs the position of a former cricket participant who desires to get again to the sport to encourage his son whereas Mrunal Thakur performs his spouse. Director Gowtam Tinnanuri, who helmed the unique, has directed the Hindi model as properly.
The trailer opens with a jobless, former cricketer attempting to fulfil his son’s dream to purchase a jersey. He tries to get his spouse to lend some money however she refuses. He then goes door-to-door, attempting to rearrange for money however ultimately finally ends up attempting to steal money from his spouse’s pockets.
In between all this, he’s provided the job of an assistant coach of a cricket crew however he appears hesitant. The trailer then provides glimpses of his life as a cricketer and the issues that led to his exit from the sport.
This is Shahid’s second cricket-themed film. He had beforehand starred within the 2009 film Dil Bole Hadippa! The movie additionally starred Rani Mukerji.
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The authentic Jersey starred Nani within the lead. The film went on to win a National Award as properly. Speaking with Pinkvilla earlier this yr, Nani was all reward for Shahid and believed that he’ll ship a memorable efficiency.
“I believe he’ll do it higher. He is a sensible performer and may actually get into the pores and skin of the character,” he mentioned. Nani added that he is seen photos of the Hindi model of Jersey they usually look ‘promising.’
“Gowtam (Tinnanuri) confirmed me a few photos – the director of the unique, and it seems very promising. Gowtam is any individual who’s a man of only a few phrases, even when he likes one thing – I do know it however not everybody can say it – I can see it on his face when he likes one thing. He doesn’t say a lot, however when Gowtam informed me how comfortable he was with the output of the Hindi model, I already can think about how brilliantly it could have come out,” he added.
Jersey is ready to launch on December 31, a week after Ranveer Singh is ready to launch his cricket-themed film ’83.