There has been a lot of buzz surrounding Gully Boy that will be released this February. The film is helmed by Zoya Akhtar and will star Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in a pivotal role. Talking about the story of the film then Gully Boy is the story of a budding rapper who grows from the slums on Mumbai and reaches the stars. Ranveer Singh will be essaying the role of the rapper who aspires to become a success. Ranveer Singh has given hits like Padmavat and Simmba and it would be a treat to see him as a rapper.
Naved and Vivian also made their presence in Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone’s wedding reception. The two also raised the bar of entertainment in Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas reception in Mumbai.
Gully Boy is inspired from the life of Naved Shaikh and Vivian Fernandes who are popularly known as Naezy and Divine. The two come from the ghetto in Mumbai and have become a renowned rapper in the nation. The duo got popularity from their song “Mere Gully Mein” which had gone viral in 2015. Their lyrics are inspired by their struggle to become a rapper and their lives in the slums. Gully Boy will bring forth the story on the silver screen.
It will be the second collaboration of Ranveer Singh and Zoya Akhtar. The two had previously worked together on Dil Dhadakne Do in 2015. Also, this will be the first time that we will see Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt sharing the screen space. We are eagerly waiting for the film to hit the silver screen. The poster of the film was released by the makers and Alia and Ranveer look street smart in their no-so glamorous avatar.
Gully boy is slated to release on 14th February 2019.