Gasping over the success of Simmba, Ranveer Singh has already amazed us all once again with his next release, Gully Boy. Inspired from the lives and struggles of rappers in Mumbai, the recently-released teasers, posters and trailers have already got everyone talking!
So without further ado, here everything we know about the upcoming movie till now:
The movie is directed by Zoya Akhtar, whose last project was 2015 film Dil Dhadakne Do. However, she directed a short film in Netflix film Lust Stories last year.
The film is produced by Zoya's brother and filmmaker Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, under their banner Excel Entertainment.
Gully Boy features Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles along with Kalki Koechlin and Vijay Raaz.
The movie is based on the life and struggle of Divine and Naezy (Naved Shaikh), underground rappers from Mumbai. The songs in the movie have been crooned by Singh himself. Divine taught him to rap for the film.
Characters of the movie
While Bhatt plays a Muslim girl, Singh will essay the role of a struggling rapper. Needless to say, there will be a romantic angle between them. Kalki, on the other hand, portrays the carefree girl!
The movie will premiere at the prestigious 69th Berlin Film Festival. The festival will run from February 7 to 17 this year.
Gully Boy will set free on Valentine’s Day, February 14.