Jersey movie is a 2021 Indian Hindi film. It is actually a sports drama film written and directed by Gowtam Tinnanuri. This film is actually a remake of the 2019 Telugu film which also bears the same name. It featured Shahid Kapoor as a former cricketer, who along with Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapur returns to the sport for the sake of their son.
The film was made in October 2019 and principal photography began on 13 December 2019 in Chandigarh. It was to be released theatrically on 28 August 2020, before the COVID-19 pandemic delayed production. The film ended on 14 December 2020. The film was scheduled for theatrical release on 31 December 2021, but has been postponed due to the proliferation of the Omicron version.
Jersey Movie Details
- Title Name: Jersey
- Main Cast: Shahid Kapoor Mrunal Thakur Pankaj Kapur
- Genre: Sports, Drama
- Director by: Gowtam Tinnanuri
- Producer by: Dil Raju S Naga Vamsi Aman Gill
- Story and Screenplay: Gowtam Tinnanuri
- DOP: Anil Mehta L.S.C.
- Music Director: Sachet -Parampara
- Sound Designer: Nihar Ranjan Samal
- Supervising Producer: Aneesh Mohan
- Production Designer: Shashank Tere
- Executive Producer: Rupesh Mali
- Production House: ALLU Entertainment Dil Raju Production Brat Sithara Entertenments
- Released Date: 31 December 2021
- Running Time: 2 Hours and 55 Minutes
- Streaming Partner: Netflix
- Broadcast Partner: Zee Cinema
- Music Partner: Zee Music Co
- Shooting Location: Chandigarh and Mohali
- Shooting Dates: 13 December 2019-14 December 2020
- Language: Hindi
- Country: India
Jersey Movie Cast Name
- Shahid Kapoor: Arjun
- Mrunal Thakur: Vidya
- Ronit Kamra: Karan/Kittu
- Pankaj Kapur: Coach
- Rudrashish Majumder
- Geetika Mehandru
- Shivam Sharma
- Saurabh V Pandey
- Prince Kohli
Jersey Movie Story
The story of ‘Jersey’ revolves around a failed cricketer who, at the age of 36, decides to give his career a second chance. Despite this, everyone has doubts about his ability. Nani (Naveen Babu Ganta) played the lead role in the film. Shahid will be seen playing the same character in the Hindi version. The special thing is that he will become a cricketer for the second time. Earlier he was seen in a similar role in ‘Dil Bole Hadippa’ (2009).
Last year, a touching film ‘Jersey’ was made in Telugu on the life of one such Ranji player from Hyderabad. Once upon a time, the Ranji tournament opened the way for joining Team India. Now players from IPL with quick cricket have started reaching Team India. The hero of ‘Jersey’ is not selected in Team India even after playing many Ranji matches. After losing, he quits playing cricket. The job from the player quota also slips out of his hands. His seven-year-old son requests a jersey. Need money to buy jersey. To settle this amount, he again enters the field, but after winning the match, his heartbeat stops.