Bollywood is ready for another sports-centric movie to win the hearts of Bollywood fans. Shahid Kapoor is all set to be seen on the big screen with his upcoming movie Jersey, the remake of a Telugu movie with the same name starring Nani. Before Jersey, Bollywood fans have seen Shahid Kapoor in the remake of Arjun Reddy, another regional language movie. The movie Kabir Singh was a huge success at the Bollywood box office, and the directorial team of Jersey is expecting the same success with this one.
Jersey Release date
The film was suppose to get released on 28th August 2020 on the big screen, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, the premiere was postponed, and now it is going to release on 14th April 2022. This movie will clash in theatres with KGF chapter 2.
Cast of Jersey
The cast of this film is quite impressive, and we are expecting a high-quality performance from the actors. In the lead cast, the audience will see Shahid Kapoor playing the role of Arjun. Let us have a look at the casts of this upcoming film.
- Shahid Kapoor as Arjun Talwar
- Mrunal Thakur as Vidya Talwar
- Pankaj Kapoor as Madhav Sharma
- Geetika Mehandru as Jasleen Shergill
- Rudrashish Majumdar as Rudra Juneja
- Ronit Kamra as Karan Talwar
Besides them, audiences will also see Palak Singh, Anjum Batra, Kuku Diwan, Shivam Sharma, and Saurabh V Pandey in the supporting roles.
Jersey Movie Budget
The original Telugu movie was made up of 25 crores and collected around 50 crores from the box office. Talking about Jersey, the movie is said to be made with a budget of around 30 to 35 crore, but there is no official confirmation about the budget of this movie. Now, only time can tell how much it can collect from the box office.
Storyline of Jersey
The storyline of the movie Jersey will follow the same storyline as the Telugu movie with the same name. It is a story of a struggling cricketer Arjun, who is trying his best to be a part of the Indian cricket team. We’ll be able to see the journey of a brilliant cricketer who had to quit cricket due to the politics in Ranji Cricket. We’ll also see amazing chemistry between Shahid Kapoor and Mrunal Thakur in this movie. According to the storyline, Arjun had fallen in love with a girl during his Ranji days, and then after quitting cricket, he joined a government job.
Though he got the job because of his brilliant sports skill but lost that after someone submitted a false allegation of bribery against him. As a husband and a father, Arjun was devastated and when his son asked him for a jersey of Indian cricket team, the movie takes an amazing twist.
So, we can expect to watch an emotional roller coaster on the big screen with this movie.
The directorial team has selected the best possible cast according to the storyline. Now the audience has started expecting an amazing performance from them and, above all, an amazing story packed with emotions. The film will premiere on big screens on 14th April 2022.