After wrapping up filming of Shahid Kapoor’s featured sports drama ‘Jersey’ during the coronavirus pandemic, the film’s creators are all set to bring the film to theaters around the Diwali festivities on November 5.

Kapoor announced the release of his long-awaited film on Instagram on Sunday, sharing a photo of himself wearing cricket gear.

“JERSEY hits theaters November 5, 2021 DIWALI. The triumph of the human spirit. A trip I’m so proud of. This one for the team,” he wrote in the caption.