Ranveer Singh's 83, which is based on the Indian cricket team's 1983 World Cup win, has been lying on the shelves for more than a year now due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. The makers recently took to social media to announce the film's release date. 83, directed by Kabir Khan, will release in theatres on December 24. Ahead of the film's release date, the makers unveiled the film's trailer, which has been receiving massive amounts of appreciation and love. Fans of cricket are discovering easter eggs in the film. Ranveer Singh took to social media to thank fans who appreciated the trailer.
In a statement, Ranveer said, "Thank you to movie fans all over the country and beyond, our film fraternity, the press...people from all walks of life and generations have appreciated the movie's trailer, and we are filled with gratitude and gladness. This is not just a movie - it's a glorious tribute to that moment in Indian history that changed it all! It's about the great achievement of the Indian Cricket Team of 1983 - ‘Kapil's Devils'! These men are legends, and it's an honor to be a part of the cinematic telling of their iconic story on the big screen! Once again, thank you from the bottom of my heart for your generous and loving messages! Kaptaan Kabir Khan, it's everything you dreamed of! Take a bow (sic)."