’83’ actor Anjum Batra will next be seen in Shahid Kapoor and Mrunal Thakur starrer ‘Jersey’. He will be seen playing the role of Shahid’s best friend in the film.
As for his character, Anjum Reveals: “I am playing the role of Amrit Bhalla in the film. Shahid and I are very good friends. The film shows Shahid in trouble for arranging 500 rupees For the cricket jersey that his son asks for as a birthday present. Viewers will see me giving many ideas to Shahid to arrange money.
Jersey actor Anjum Batra adds: “Basically Amrit is good for nothing. He doesn’t like to work at all. He only wants free liquor and ‘borrowed money’.”
The story of the film revolves around a failed cricketer, who struggles to buy his son’s jersey. A raw, relatable and real story, Jersey is a celebration of the human spirit. Making you believe in the power of dreams, this film is all set to keep you on the edge of your seat. Mrunal Thakur will also be seen with Shahid Kapoor for the first time in the film. Marking veteran actor Pankaj Kapur’s return to the big screen, he will also be seen playing the role of a cricket coach in the film.
‘Jersey’ is a sports drama film written and directed by Gowtham Tinnanuri. It stars Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapur. movie All set to release on 31st December.