Shahid Kapoor has had quite the year after the success of his blockbuster film, Kabir Singh. And ever since Shahid Kapoor announced his next film, fans have not been able to stay calm. The actor, who is known for his stellar acting skills in a myriad of films, will next be stepping into the shoes of a struggling cricketer in Jersey. To essay the role of a cricketer, Shahid Kapoor has been spending lots of time at the nets, practicing and brushing up on his cricketing skills. Whether it’s early mornings or late nights, Shahid Kapoor has been putting his all in training and being up to the mark for the film.
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Now, after almost two months of rigorous training, Shahid Kapoor is finally ready to shoot the first schedule of the film. As per a report published in a leading daily, Shahid Kapoor is all set to begin the shoot schedule of Jersey in Chandigarh on December 2. The actor will be jetting off from Mumbai for a month-long schedule which is likely to end on December 30 after which he will head back for the second schedule of the film.
Further, according to the report, the entire film will be set in Chandigarh and the storyline too revolves around a boy from Chandigarh. The film, which is set in the 90’s, will narrate the story of a struggling cricketer and show his lows and highs. A source in the report was quoted saying, “After prepping for almost two months on a turf in suburban Mumbai, Shahid will start shooting from December 2. The month -long schedule stretches right up to December 30. After that, the team will take a break for around four-five days for the second schedule. The Jersey team will be moving in and out of Chandigarh a lot in the coming months. They will shoot at real locations, including a beautiful row house in the heart of the city which will be shown as Shahid’s house.”
Fans are super excited to see Shahid Kapoor in his upcoming film, especially after his exhilarating performance in Kabir Singh this year.