Shahid Kapoor gets joined by Mrunal Thakur for Jersey; Actress REVEALS she was deeply impacted by the original

Shahid Kapoor announced his next film Jersey a while back and has been gearing up to play a cricketer ever since. Now, Super 30 actress Mrunal Thakur has come on board to play his leading lady and here’s what she has to say about the Telugu film.
Shahid Kapoor gets joined by Mrunal Thakur for Jersey; Actress REVEALS she was deeply impacted by the original
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Fans of Shahid Kapoor were rejoicing a while back when the Kabir Singh star finally announced his next big project after the 2019 blockbuster. Shahid shared a photo from the net practice sessions and announced Jersey. The film is a Hindi remake of the Telugu film starring Nani as a struggling cricketer. Since the day the film was announced, Shahid has been working hard to ace the role of a cricketer. However, everyone wanted to know who his leading lady will be. Finally, the makers announced that Mrunal Thakur will be joining Jersey team. 

As per a report in Mumbai Mirror, Mrunal mentioned that she was elated to be a part of the project and also revealed that the original Telugu film had left a deep impact on her. The actress has had a stellar year with Super 30 with Hrithik Roshan and Batla House with John Abraham and now, Jersey with Shahid Kapoor. Mrunal even mentioned that she watched the film twice just to relive the emotional passionate journey. Shahid and Mrunal will be seen together for the first time on screen in Jersey remake.

Mrunal said, “So deep was the impact of the film that I couldn’t get it out of my heart the whole night, and immediately watched it again the next day. It felt like I had lived a full lifetime in two hours.” The director of the film, Gowtham Tinnanuri mentioned that it was Mrunal’s performance in Super 30 that he loved and wanted her on board Jersey with Shahid Kapoor. Jersey remake will see Shahid stepping into the shoes of a struggling cricketer whose life goes through a series of ups and downs professionally and personally. The film is produced by Allu Aravind, Aman Gill and Dil Raju. It is slated to release on August 28, 2020. 



#jersey the prep begins.

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It is important character...go Mrunal..happy for you

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