Mumbai: Veteran actor Pankaj Kapoor will be seen playing mentor to his son Shahid Kapoor in sports drama Jersey. Shahid is playing the role of a cricketer in the film.
Jersey is the Hindi remake of Telugu film of the same name which starred Southern stars Nani and Shraddha Srinath.
Gowtham Tinnanuri, who helmed the Telugu film, is directing the remake as well.
Currently, Shahid is brushing up his cricketing skills for the film.
Shahid Kapoor was last seen in Kabir Singh, which was a huge hit at the box office. Kabir Singh was also the remake of Telugu film Arjun Reddy starring Vijay Deverakonda. The film was again remade in Tamil as Adithya Varma.