Kapil Dev's daughter Amiya turns assistant director for '83
The film is produced by Madhu Mantena and Vishnu Induri in association with Reliance Entertainment.
Indian cricketer Kapil Dev’s daughter Amiya Dev is debuting as an assistant director in Kabir Khan’s upcoming film, ‘83. The historical sports drama, which stars Ranveer Singh in the role of Kapil, is based on the Indian cricket team’s historic win at the 1983 Cricket World Cup held in England and Wales.
According to the buzz, Amiya is working on the film’s directorial team and coordinating training sessions for the actors, besides assisting in the costumes and scheduling departments. Kapil Dev himself as been closely associated with project and has helped Ranveer train for the part. In a recent interaction with us Jiiva revealed that the climax of the film will be shot in the Lord's stadium and he has begun preps for his role as Krishnamachari Srikkanth in it.
'83 stars an ensemble cast that includes Pankaj Tripathi and Tahir Raj Bhasin, among others. The entire squad is presently undergoing training sessions in Mumbai, with a specialised boot camp scheduled to take place in April. ‘83 is produced by Madhu Mantena and Vishnu Induri in association with Reliance Entertainment. The film is scheduled for release on April 10, 2020.