The Gowtham Tinnanuri directorial Jersey starring Nani, Shraddha Srinath, Sathyaraj and Ronit Kamra was one of the best Telugu films of 2019. Being a cricket film, the most loved sport of India, Jersey garnered a lot of attention and appreciation from the audience and critics alike.
Now the film has reached an international level. Jersey got selected for screening at the International Indian Toronto Film Festival, 2020. The film festival will kick start from August 9 and will continue till August 15. The Jersey team is excited about celebrating Independence Day in Canada with the screening. The movie fans and Nani fans are thrilled to hear the news of Jersey representing India in the film festival on our Independence day.
This film is about a cricketer who makes it to the Indian Cricket team after a lot of struggles to fulfill his son’s wish for a jersey, as a gift. Nani’s performance in the role of the cricketer was hugely appreciated, which made him included in the list of 100 greatest performances of the decade. Actress Shraddha Srinath played his wife, Sathyaraj as the cricket mentor and Ronith as the son. The music of this film by Anirudh Ravichander is still one of the favourite soundtracks for many music lovers.
Jersey is also being remade into Hindi with Gowtam Tinnanuri wielding the megaphone yet again. Bollywood actors Shahid Kapoor and Mrunal Thakur will play the lead roles in the Hindi remake.