Shahid Kapoor is going to play the lead role in the upcoming Hindi movie, which is a remake of Telugu super hit movie Jersey in which Natural Star Nani and U-Turn fame Shraddha Srinath played the lead roles.
The film was received decent responses by the audience as well as the critics who claimed it to be the turning point in the filmy career of Nani. Shahid Kapoor will play the role of Nani in Jersey remake.
We have already reported that Nani starrer Jersey is going to Bollywood. Noted producers Allu Arvind and Dil Raju are on the board to bankroll the Hindi version of Jersey in association with Aman Gill. Gowtam Tinnanuri, who directed the original version of Jersey will be directing the adopted version too.
The sources revealed that Shahid Kapoor has got a whopping paycheck close to Rs 35 crore to act in Jersey remake. A trade expert close to the makers revealed that Shahid Kapoor will also keep 30 percent of the profit share. This gives the actor his biggest paycheck of all time. The makers are planning to release the film on 28th August 2020.
Jersey revolves around the protagonist named Arjun (essayed by Natural Star Nani) and his struggles to make it big in Indian cricket.