Ranveer, Varun, Jacqueline, Parineeti to rock IPL opening ceremony
The opening ceremony of the 11th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) will be a star-studded affair with several A-list Bollywood stars setting the stage on fire. Upping the glamour quotient this time will be Ranveer Singh, Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Parineeti Chopra. Previously, celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor Khan have also performed at the IPL.
Ranveer is reportedly being paid a whopping Rs. 5 crore
"He will be shaking a leg for about 15 minutes, but the organizing team was always clear that they wanted Ranveer as a performer and that's why he has been offered such a huge amount (Rs. 5 crore)," a media report said.
IPL 2018 will start from April 7
The latest edition of the cash-rich cricket league will be kicked off from April 7 and continue till May 27. All the franchises are ready with the newly acquired players in their arsenal. The opening match will see Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians taking on Mahendra Singh Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings. Mumbai Indians are the defending champions.