Gowtham Tinnanuri wrote and directed Jersey, chronicles the life of a cricketer named Arjun, portrayed by Natural Star Nani. Kannada actress Shraddha Srinath is making her debut appearance in Telugu with Jersey. Child artist Ronit Kamra plays her son. Under the Sitara Entertainments banner and produced by Suryadevara Naga Vamsi the technical crew supporting Gowtham’s vision the music director Anirudh Ravichander, cinematographer Sanu Varghese and editor Navin Nooli. Awe-inspiring, the trailer has for sure left the audience waiting for the movie’s release with expectant perspiration. Even though the main plot is revealed in the 2-minute theatrical cut, it certainly had a magical emotional formula weaved all around it. The songs too evoke a charismatic mood in the mind of the passionate heart.
WHAT’S JERSEY MOVIE ABOUT
Jersey takes off to the current times in New York City. Arjun‘s (Nani) son purchases a copy of a book titled Jersey which is about his father. Shifting to the late 80’s and 90’s, where the story is set, Arjun is shown as a Ranji Trophy player who marries Sarah, and they have a son. All of a sudden, Arjun had to leave his cricketing career. Post one decade, he decides to make a comeback and aspire to be part of the National team. Set in three different time zones, the narrative is non-linear. Suspense ensues as Arjun quit playing cricket and we are left to explore how he makes a successful comeback and this forms the rest.
Gowtham’s overwhelming and emotional narrative makes it an inspiring sports narrative. Undoubtedly this is Nani’s career-best act and the climax will leave you with goosebumps. Take off and witness this masterpiece with your family over the weekend.
One dialogue that i loved most in #Jersey is:
"captain ante andari kanna baga adevadu kadu..andarni baga adinchevadu"
I used to tell this Theory to my friends whenever i talk about Dhoni!!
— MSD Zealot! (@Vidyadhar_7) April 19, 2019