Ranveer Singh on bagging Jayeshbhai Jordaar: It’s the most solid on-paper material I’ve come across

first_imgRanveer Singh on bagging Jayeshbhai Jordaar: It’s the most solid on-paper material I’ve come acrossRanveer Singh, who is gearing up for two big films – 83 and Takht, has bagged another film. He will reunite with Yash Raj Films in Jayeshbhai Jordaar.advertisement India Today Web Desk New DelhiMay 27, 2019UPDATED: May 27, 2019 10:11 IST Ranveer Singh.Ranveer Singh is on a spree of bagging big projects. The actor, who is currently working on Kabir Khan’s 83, will star in another film under the Yash Raj Films banner Jayeshbhai Jordaar. Ranveer made his debut in Bollywood with Band Baaja Baaraat (2010), which was also produced under the Yash Raj Films banner.Jayeshbhai Jordaar will be directed by debutante Divyang Thakkar and produced by YRF’s Maneesh Sharma, who also directed Band Baaja Baaraat.Talking to DNA about bagging Ranveer Singh said, “I’ve been immensely fortunate to have collaborated with some of the finest filmmakers in our country. It is gratifying that they believed in my craft and chose me to lead their cinematic vision. All that I have achieved as an actor today is due to these titanic forces showing their faith in me. I’m glad that today I find myself in a position where I can recognise exceptional talent and wholeheartedly back the vision of a brilliant new writer-director like Divyang. Jayeshbhai Jordaar will be my next release after ’83.”Ranveer also revealed some details of the film. He said, “Jayeshbhai is a film with a big heart. In its concept and appeal, it encompasses the broadest spectrum of the cinema-loving audience it’s a movie for everyone! It is, in fact, a ‘miracle script’ that YRF found for me out of nowhere. The sheer brilliance of the writing compelled me to immediately green-light this project. Both humourous and poignant, Jayeshbhai is right up there with the most solid on-paper material I’ve come across.”advertisementTalking about the film and working with Ranveer again, Maneesh Sharma told the daily, “For a filmmaker, the holy grail is a script that is a balance of a relevant message delivered in an entertaining manner. Divyang’s script is a great example of this and we are all excited to have him helm it. What makes this a truly thrilling venture is that I see this as Ranveer and I ‘paying it forward’. Almost a decade ago, we started our journey together when YRF placed their faith in us newcomers. Today, we collaborate with another new talent to offer the audiences a content-driven mass entertainer.”Apart from 83, Ranveer will also be seen in Karan Johar’s Takht. The multi-starrer film will also feature Anil Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar and Janhvi Kapoor.83, on the other hand, will see Ranveer playing legendary cricketer Kapil Dev on the big screen. The film will recreate India’s first Cricket World Cup win in the year 1983. The Indian Cricket Team was then headed by captain Kapil Dev.Ranveer is preparing hard for 83 as the actor spend sometime with the entire cast of 83 in Dharamshala. The team trained and learnt different aspects of the sport during their stay there. They were also visited by many star cricketers and trained under them, including Kapil Dev.Ranveer then spent 10 days with Kapil Dev in Delhi to get a strong grip on his character. Talking to Hindustan Times about spending time with Kapil, Ranveer said, “Kapil sir and his family are very warm, kind and generous people. I’ll be ever grateful to them for being so magnanimous in helping me during this unique character study. Their large-heartedness was touching… something I’ll never forget. They’ve blessed me.”83 will hit the screens on April 10, 2020.Also See | Ranveer Singh chills with Kapil Dev as prep for 83. See picsAlso See | Ranveer Singh on training with Kapil Dev for 83: I will follow him wherever he goesALSO SEE | Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone have eyes for only each other at Mumbai receptionAlso See | Ranveer Singh makes Delhi dance to Gully Boy at India Today Conclave 2019Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byVibha Maru Tags :Follow Ranveer Singhlast_img

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