Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor is playing a lead role in Jersey’s Hindi remake. Gowtam Tinnanuri, who directed the original, is helming megaphone for this remake also. Currently, the young hero is practicing cricket for his role. The pre-production works are in the final stages, and the regular shoot will commence from November in Chandigarh.
Shahid Kapoor is very much excited to be part of this project. He said, “It took me some time to decide what to do after Kabir Singh. But the minute I saw Jersey, I knew that I wanted it to be my next film. It is a wonderful, inspiring, and human journey that I connected with deeply.” Mrunal Thakur is playing the female lead role. Mrunal Thakur recently acted in successful films like Super 30 and Batla House. The movie is bankrolled by Dil Raju, Allu Aravind, Aman Gill.