Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor’s much awaited sports drama Jersey now has a new release date. The film that stars Mrunal Thakur as the leading lady was initially supposed to hit cinema halls on December 31st, but the covid situation caused that to be postponed. The film will now release on April 14th. Yash and Sanjay Dutt starrer KGF: Chapter 2 is also scheduled for that same date and will have a clash. 


Lead actor Shahid Kapoor announced Jersey’s release on his social media page and wrote, “So so happy to announce that our beloved film #Jersey will be releasing worldwide in theatres on the 14th of April 2022. See you in the theatres.” The announcement came minutes after Aamir Khan shared the news of his film Laal Singh Chaddha being moved from 14 April to August 11th. 


Jersey is directed by Gowtam Tinnanuri and produced by Allu Aravind, Dil Raju and Aman Gill. The story of the film revolves around a retired cricket player who decides to return to the sport in his 30’s. Shahid meanwhile is all going to make his OTT debut soon in Raj & DK upcoming web series.