- "Such a special film for me for various reasons," tweeted Alia Bhatt
- Ranveer shared the film's clapboard
- Gully Boy is said to be based on the lives of street rappers from Mumbai
Read Alia's tweet here.
And finally its Day 1 of #GullyBoy !!! Such a special film for me for various reasons!!!! Wish me luckkkk!!!! Your support and love means the world to me Wohooo let's do this! @RanveerOfficial#zoyaakhtar— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) January 14, 2018
Here's what Ranveer shared.
Farhan Akhtar, who is also the co-producer of the film, wishing his sister Zoya and the team good luck and tweeted, "And it begins.. Day 1 of #GullyBoy. All the best Zoya @aliaa08 @RanveerOfficial & team." Farhan has also written the dialogues for Gully Boy. Zoya has earlier directed Ranveer in 2015 film Dil Dhadakne Do, which also featured Farhan.
A few days ago, Zoya Akhtar shared a picture of Ranveer with the rappers and captioned it as, "Gully Boys #boyzindahood."
Gully Boy is Alia and Ranveer's first film together. Ranveer is currently awaiting the release of Padmaavat, starring Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor. The Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed period drama, earlier titled Padmavati, hits the screens on January 25. Meanwhile, Alia Bhatt has Brahmastra, co-starring Ranbir Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan and Meghna Gulzar's Raazi in the pipeline.
A release date for Gully Boy hasn't been finalised as of yet.