Tahir Bhasin was recognized with his negative role in Mardaani and then in Force 2 again played well in a negative character. Now, he gets to play the Little Master of Indian Cricket – Sunil Gavaskar in his next film 83 with Ranveer Singh. The film by Kabir Khan has been gaining too much attention in the media for its star cast and their pictures with cricketers at London and Lords during the Cricket World Cup. Ranveer Singh is playing Kapil Dev on the screen with this film.
The film will have various actors from B Town who remain the star cast of the film as they have to play the 11 players from the 83 Cricket team along with other people close to the team. Now talking about Tahir Bhasin , he is playing Sunny Gavaskar for the said film and talking about the same he said he has a huge responsibility towards him playing this role. He calls this as a big test which he wants to pass in flying colors.
He said he was trained to play cricket with specific shots that Sunny plays in his own style. He said besides playing good cricket for the film he also has to use the bat in the style of the veteran cricketer. He said his time over the ground was considered to be a rehearsal for him to play Sunny on the screen. He further said he intends to give the best surpassing 200 percent. The film is produced by Vishnu Induri, while it also has Jiiva the Tamil actor playing K Srikanth. Jatin Sarna of Sacred Games is playing the cricketer – Yashpal Sharma.