Kamal Haasan, Nagarjuna to present Tamil, Telugu versions of Ranveer Singh's '83

'83 narrates India's historic Cricket World Cup win of 1983. The sports-drama stars Ranveer Singh in the role of legendary cricketer Kapil Dev.

Kamal Haasan, Nagarjuna to present Tamil, Telugu versions of Ranveer Singh's '83

New Delhi: Joining hands with director Kabir Khan, veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Thursday said that he would be presenting the sports-drama `83` in Tamil.

Haasan took to Twitter to announce that the film will be produced by his production company `Raaj Kamal Films International`.

"Reliving the epic moment of winning the 83 World Cup which every Indian cherishes even today. We at @RKFI are delighted to present the film 83 in Tamil Nadu #Thisis83," reads Haasan`s tweet.

Telugu star Akkineni Nagarjuna has also announced that his production house Annapurna Studios will be presenting the Telugu version of the film. "India won its first world cup in 83 &we still get goosebumps when we think of that moment. Very happy to present the Telugu version of the film 83.#ThisIs83," reads Nagarjuna`s tweet.

The makers of the film that narrates India`s historic Cricket World Cup win of 1983 have been dropping character posters of the film introducing each of the cricketers of the then Indian team.

The sports-drama also has Deepika Padukone in the lead role opposite Ranveer Singh who is essaying the role of legendary cricketer Kapil Dev.

The movie also features R Badree, Pankaj Tripathi, Ammy Virk, and Saahil Khattar as the Men in Blue. Helmed by Kabir Khan, the movie is slated for release on April 10.