Gully Boy is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language musical drama film directed by Zoya Akhtar. It stars Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. It is co-produced by Akhtar’s Tiger Baby and Excel Entertainment productions. The film is based on the lives of street rappers such as Divine (rapper) and Naezy known for their song “Mere Gully Mein” in Mumbai.
Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt shared their first looks from their upcoming movie Gully Boy. Also, announced the release date. The Zoya Akhtar directed movie will release on 2019 Valentines Day.
The story is inspired by the characters of Naezy and Divine, who are rappers from the slums of Dharavi in Mumbai.
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Ranvir and Alia both look so sad in the first look. From the first look, it is evident that Alia Bhatt portraying yet another de-glamour role. And the Padmavat actor looking drastically different from his earlier character as Alauddin Khilji. Both the actors pairing for the first time on big screen.
Earlier talking about the film Ranvir said, “This is a story that means a lot to me. To tell a story of the youth from the streets of Mumbai, who live a very tough existence and have a lot of battle to fight and they in the battle of life they come out and triumph. They find their inspiration through music and art. The music that is socially relevant. So, it was important for me to also give a platform to all this new talent.”
The movie also stars Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Varma and Kalki Koechlin in supportive roles. The movie is slated to release on 14 February 2019.