Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh is all set to make his debut as a lead actor in a Tamil film called ‘Friendship’ which is slated to release later this year.
The first look of the film was unveiled on social media recently. Losliya Mariyanesan of Sri Lanka, who featured in Tamil Big Boss 3, will be paired opposite Harbhajan Singh who will be seen playing a north Indian.
The poster of the film was officially released on Twitter by Ramesh Bala. “For the first time in Indian cinema. Indian cricketer @harbhajan_singh will be playing lead role in the upcoming #Friendship Movie. This “2020” is Will be Unexpected. And its going to Spin WorldWide,” he wrote in the tweet.
For the first time in Indian cinema.Indian cricketer @harbhajan_singh will be playing lead role in the upcoming #Friendship Movie.This”2020″ is Will be Unexpected
And its going to Spin WorldWide.@JPRJOHN1 @ImSaravanan_P #ShamSurya @RIAZtheboss#SeantoaStudio #Cinemaasstudio pic.twitter.com/hT6N8oH7I1
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) February 2, 2020
The movie is being directed by John Paul Raj and Sham Surya and is produced by J.P.R and Stalin.
Friendship will be dubbed in Hindi, Telugu and Kannada.
Harbhajan Singh is one of the most successful spinners for India having claimed over 700 wickets across formats. He has also played a pivotal role with the bat with crucial knocks, scoring over 3000 runs.
Harbhajan Singh represents the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL and will feature in this year’s edition which begins on March 29.