Shahid Kapoor starts shooting for Jersey, shares first look as cricketer


Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor starts preparing for the Hindi remake of Telugu film “Jersey”.

Shahid Kapoor starts shooting for Jersey

The actor has started training to hone his cricketing skills for the role of a cricketer in the movie.

Shahid Kapoor starts shooting for Jersey

And now, the actor has shared his first look from the film. He captioned it as, “#jersey the prep begins.”


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#jersey the prep begins.

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Talking about the film, Shahid said: “It took me some time to decide what to do next after ‘Kabir Singh’. But the minute I saw ‘Jersey’, I knew I wanted it to be my next. It is a wonderful inspiring and personal human journey that I connected with deeply.”

A source close to the film also revealed to a section of media, “Shahid plays a cricketer in Jersey and the perfectionist he is, he has already started learning the ropes of playing a cricketer on-screen by regularly going for the cricket sessions. The film’s shoot starts in Chandigarh November end.”

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The film will be directed by Gowtam Tinnanauri who helmed the original as well.

Produced by Allu Aravind, Aman Gill and Dil Raju, the film is releasing on August 28, 2020.