- "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.
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.