Ammy Virk is all set for his debut in Bollywood along with Simba actor Ranveer Singh and Bajrangi Bhaijaan director Kabir Khan.
Popular singer turned actor in Punjab, who had delivered hits like Nikka Zaildar and Qismat, shared his excitement for his Bollywood debut on Twitter and confirmed the news.
Sat shri akaal sab nu te thnku tuc ainna pyaar ditta, jihde karke m goin to do debut in bollywood… thnku so much… shukar waheguru ji da…@RanveerOfficial bhaji @kabirkhankk sir @83thefilm @RelianceEnt #mantenamadhu sir @vishinduri sir , thnx to @PawanGill bhaji #Relive83 pic.twitter.com/3KQoSWKHvM
— Ammy Virk (@AmmyVirk) January 23, 2019
The movie is based on India’s first World Cup in 1983, in which Ranveer Singh will be essaying the role of former captain Kapil Dev.
The makers of Kabir Khan’s sports drama,” ’83” made the big announcement with a short video clip that described Ammy’s role as a fast bowler, Balwinder Singh Sandhu.
Ammy Virk will play #BalwinderSinghSandhu in #83TheFilm… Stars Ranveer Singh as #KapilDev… Directed by Kabir Khan… Presented by Reliance Entertainment… Produced by Madhu Mantena, Vishnu Induri and Kabir Khan… 10 April 2020 release… #CastOf83 #Relive83 pic.twitter.com/z8MqXUXniB
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 23, 2019
The video described Sandhu as “the bowler who swung ’83 World Cup India’s way” and “the Singh, who was a king, both on and off the field.”
It introduced Ammy to the Hindi audience as “the multi-talented Punjabi star.”
The movie will hit the silver screen on April 10, 2020.