Following to the wrap of Meghna Gulzar’s movie Chhapaak, Deepika has gone to London in order to shoot Kabir Khan ’83 starring Ranveer Singh. In this movie ’83, Deepika Padukone will be seen as legendary fast bowler and former India Captain Kapil Dev’s wife Romi Dev. Role of the Haryana Hurricane is played by Ranveer Singh. Prior to shoots of the movie, Deepika has met Romi in order to prepare for her character in better manner. On the occasion, Deepika has said that she is inspired by talking with Romi.
Deepika Padukone has said “I feel so inspired every time I meet her. She has an extremely refreshing energy, is intelligent, knowledgeable, and funny.” On asking what she has liked about Romi’s persona, Deepika has said “I like her candour. Romi ji is someone who is extremely honest and when she needs to express herself, she does it with a lot of dignity. I like the way she conducts herself with so much grace.”
Post the wedding between Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, ’83 is expected to be their first movie together. Regarding couple’s equation in personal life and whether it reflects on the character onscreen, Deepika has revealed “As actors, you don’t think about personal equations while doing a film. You are fully focussed on the moment and the character. You cease to exist as the person you are and only live the character you are playing. Our personal equation won’t have any role to play in this film.”
Kabir Khan’s 83 is expected to focus on India’s first World Cup win in the year 1983 under the captionship of Kapil Dev.