Celebrations turned double for Ranveer Singh fans as the actor rings in his 34th birthday today. On this occasion, Ranveer shared his first look as Kapil Dev from the upcoming film 83.
On my special day, here's presenting THE HARYANA HURRICANE KAPIL DEV." he wrote.
In the picture, Ranveer, sporting in a white jersey, is seen spinning the ball and portraying an uncanny resemblance with the former Indian skipper.
As soon as the actor shared his look on social media, celebrities from the film fraternity have quickly responded to his post and also extended birthday wishes to the 34-year-old.
Aahana Kumra who was last seen in the film 'The Accidental Prime Minister' wrote, "No way!! Dayum! Happiest birthday @ranveersingh !! Greatest innings to you!!"
Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan complimented the actor for the look. "Looking exact like pajhi. Happy Birthday, bro. Have a great one," he wrote.
Sayani Gupta wrote, "Ohhhhhh fabbbbbbb! Damnnn! What a glorious birthday if you can and be this.. transformed! Live it up Ranveer Singh have an amazing year and a spectacular shoot!"
83 is based on Kapil Dev, who lifted the World Cup for India in 1983 and also coached the team from October 1999 to August 2000. It also features R Badree, Hardy Sandhu, Chirag Patil, Saqib Saleem, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Bhasin, Ammy Virk and Saahil Khattar as the Men in Blue.
Helmed by Kabir Khan, the movie is slated for release on April 10, 2020.