BTS: How Shahid Kapoor perfected his cricketing skills for Jersey

BTS: How Shahid Kapoor perfected his cricketing skills for Jersey

by | December 18, 2021, 16:05 IST

An actor par excellence, Shahid Kapoor’s need to perfect every shot he gives is something we are already aware of. Come December 31, the superstar is ready to set the big screen on fire once again with the much-awaited Jersey. With his fans waiting to watch their favourite actor on celluloid after a two-and-a-half year period, we hear that this one’s definitely worth the wait. In fact, Shahid has given his blood and sweat to Jersey… literally.



Shahid has undergone intense training to get into the skin of a cricketer for Jersey. Training day in and day out for the film, he gave it his everything to perfect the role. Not only did he want to get every single shot right, but he also cut his lip while shooting for the film. And 25 stitches later, Shahid was back on the field, batting strong for Jersey!

Talking about Shahid’s accident on the set, producer Aman Gill said, “We all know that Shahid is a perfectionist but what we saw that day was a display of true sportsman spirit by Shahid! He was back on the set after his stitches and we were all in awe of his passion for acting. He’s given it his everything to bring the raw emotions of Arjun alive on screen and you’ll be able to see it when you watch the film!”

Slated to hit the theatres on December 31, Jersey has fans counting down to the New Year for more reasons than one! Presented by Allu Aravind, the movie has been directed by the National Award winning filmmaker Gowtam Tinnanuri, P

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