Jersey (film)

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Jersey
Jersey (film).jpg
Poster
Directed byGowtham Tinnanuri
Produced bySuryadevara Naga Vamsi
Screenplay byGowtham Tinnanuri
Based onCricketer Raman Lamba
StarringNani
Shraddha Srinath
Music byAnirudh Ravichander
CinematographySanu Varghese
Edited byNaveen Nooli
Production
company
Sithara Entertainments
Release date
  • April 19, 2019 (2019-04-19)[1]
CountryIndia
LanguageTelugu

Jersey is an upcoming 2019 Indian Telugu-language sports drama, a bio-pic period film based on late cricketer Raman Lamba,[2][3] written and directed by Gowtham Tinnanuri which is produced by Suryadevara Naga Vamsi under his production banner Sithara Entertainments.[4] The film stars Nani and Shraddha Srinath in the lead roles while Sathyaraj, Brahmaji and Ronit Kamra play pivotal roles.[5] Film music was scored by Anirudh Ravichander with cinematography handled by Sanu Varghese.[6][7] Principal photography of the film commenced on 18 October 2018.[8][9][10] The film is slated for a theatrical release on 19 April 2019.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The project was announced by Gowtham Tinnanuri during June 2018 and the first look poster along with the film title was released on social media on 15 June 2018.[11][12] The first look poster includes the cricket jersey named "Arjun" as a struggling 36 year old cricketer which would be played by Nani in the lead role as a cricketer.[13] The pre-production work of the film went underway from June 2018 as the film is set on the backdrop of cricket and the shooting of the film commenced on 18 October 2018.[14] The film was launched on 17 October 2018 and director Trivikram Srinivas attended the film launching ceremony as chief guest.[11]

It was revealed that Nani signed for the film in around June 2018 while he was busy wrapping up his shoot for his next awaited film's release Devadas. The film announcement made on June 2018 while Nani was hosting the second season of the Bigg Boss Telugu show which commenced on 10 June 2018.[15][16] The project also marks Nani's 23rd film in his career.[12]

Soundtrack[edit]

On February 14, 2019, the film's first song, "Adhento Gaani Vunnapaatuga", was released.

No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Adhento Gaani Vunnapaatuga"Krishna KanthAnirudh Ravichander4:07
2."Spirit Of Jersey"   

Marketing[edit]

The new look poster for the film was also unveiled on 30 December 2018 with the plot of the film based on the role of a senior domestic cricket player Raman Lamba, who wishes to make a come back in the India national cricket team.[17] The film is set to be a period drama film between 1986 and 1996.[18] The official teaser of the film was unveiled on 12 January 2019 with the confirmation of the scheduled release date on April 2019.[19][20][21]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rumours cleared Jersey confirmed for April 2019 release". Indiaglitz. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  2. ^ ., Bijoy (2 January 2019). "Reports: Tollywood Natural Star Nani to play Raman Lamba's role in a biopic". Crictracker. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  3. ^ Aksharam, M (3 January 2019). "Another Biopic: Nani As Cricketer Raman Lamba In Jersey". Daily Hunt. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  4. ^ Guru (2018-09-06). "Jersey Telugu Movie 2018 | Nani | Cast | Trailer | Songs | Review". News Bugz. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  5. ^ "Jersey Movie (2019) | Reviews, Cast & Release Date in – BookMyShow". in.bookmyshow.com. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  6. ^ "'Jersey': Anirudh Ravichander to score music for the Nani starrer – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  7. ^ "Anirudh Ravichander confirms scoring music for Gowtam Tinnanuri's sports drama, Jersey, starring Nani- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. 2018-09-06. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  8. ^ ., Bijoy (2 January 2019). "Reports: Tollywood Natural Star Nani to play Raman Lamba's role in a biopic". Crictracker. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  9. ^ Aksharam, M (3 January 2019). "Another Biopic: Nani As Cricketer Raman Lamba In Jersey". Daily Hunt. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  10. ^ "Jersey Teaser: Nani nails it as an ageing cricketer in this inspiring sports-drama". The Times of India. 13 January 2019. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  11. ^ a b "'Jersey': Nani's next with Gowtam Tinnanuri goes on floors - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  12. ^ a b editor (2018-06-15). "Nani's 23rd movie gets its title". telugucinema.com. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  13. ^ "Nani to play a cricketer in Jersey - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  14. ^ Telugu360 (2018-06-15). "Nani's Jersy". Telugu360.com. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  15. ^ "Nani Wants To Milk Bigg Boss Success with Jersey?". Sakshipost. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  16. ^ "'Jersey': Natural Star Nani signs the film on a profit-sharing basis? - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-12-28.
  17. ^ "Nani shares glimpses of Jersey - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  18. ^ V; December 31, hana On; 2018 (2018-12-31). "First Look Of Nani's Sports Film 'Jersey' Out". Silverscreen.in. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  19. ^ "Jersey Teaser: Nani nails it as an ageing cricketer in this inspiring sports-drama - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2019-01-15.
  20. ^ "Jersey teaser: Nani starrer sports drama looks inspiring". The Indian Express. 2019-01-12. Retrieved 2019-01-15.
  21. ^ Telugu360 (2019-01-12). "Nani's Jersey Teaser: Story of a struggling Cricketer". Telugu360.com. Retrieved 2019-01-15.