Actor Ranveer Singh, who is playing the role of a rapper within the upcoming film Gully Boy, has gone all out for the promotions of the movie. After delivering back to back power-packed performances at numerous events, the actor went on to perform at the grand finale of the Lakme Fashion Week that terminated on Sunday. The Padmavati actor has rapped quite a few songs like Asli Hip Hop, Meri Gully Mein, Doori and Ek Hee Raasta within the film and performed a few of them live for the audience. Not solely this, he conjointly dived into the crowd as the paparazzi clicked him in astonishment.
The actor later shared an image of his performance on Instagram with the caption, “Smack Talk karte Karte Ramp Walk karte ladke #gullyboy.” And among the primary ones to react was none aside from Olympic medallist PV Sindhu, who commented, “@ranveersingh killing it.”
The actor had conjointly enthralled his fans together with his live act at the Gully Boy music launch along co-star Alia Bhatt. He went on to perform live January 27 at Mumbai Police’s Umang event and shortly when he flew to perform at a personal event in Rajasthan.
Directed by Zoya Akhtar, Gully Boy is galvanized from the lives of Mumbai-based rappers such as Divine and Naezy. The film is about to hit the theatres on Valentine’s Day. Speaking at the trailer launch of the film, Ranveer had aforesaid, “When someone told me regarding the script of Gully Boy, I told them that it's my film. If the other actor would have been a part of this film rather than me then I'd have gotten burnt with jealousy. I was born to do Gully Boy and I knew only I can pull off this character.”
He had added, “It’s a coming together of too many things that are very dear to me. It has rap, hip-hop music which I loved since I was a kid and it is set in my motherland Mumbai.”
Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, who are sharing the screen space for the first time in Zoya Akhtar’s musical drama Gully Boy, shared new posters from the film a few days back. One in all the posters unveiled by the actors conjointly reveals their several looks within the unsuccessful person tale. In the initial look poster, Ranveer Singh and Alia will be seen sitting next to each other whereas they share an earphone to listen to the music. Both the actors will be seen in an exceedingly no-glam and intense look within the film poster. The tagline of the poster read “”Apna Time Ayega“. InGully Boy, Ranveer Singh plays the role of an underground rapper in India, who beats all odds to become famous. Till now nothing much disclose about Alia’s character in the movie.
Before releasing the film in India, Gully Boy will premiere in Berlin International Film Festival, which is scheduled to be command between February 7 and February 17. The Zoya Akhtar-directed film has been selected along with German film Brecht and a documentary titled Watergate to be screened as part of Berlinale Special. Besides Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh, the film also stars Kalki Koechlin, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Raaz, Amruta Subhash, and Vijay Verma. Gully Boy is produced by Excel Entertainment, which is co-owned by Farhan Akhtar.