Shooting of Gully Boy starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt to start in January

Buzz is that actress Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh will be working together in the film Gully Boy. Helmed by Zoya Akhtar, the film will be co-produced by Excel Entertainment and Zoya’s production house Tiger Baby.

The film is a biopic which chronicles about the lives of two rappers Vivian Fernandes aka Divine and Naved Shaikh aka Naezy.

Alia who is currently in London to celebrate her sister Shaheen Bhatt’s birthday had a brief meeting with Zoya Akhtar and Ranveer Singh before leaving for London The actress is reportedly continuing her stay in London till the end of November.

As per the reports, the actress will begin to shoot for Gully Boy in January.

Speaking about working with Zoya  Akhtar for Gully Boy, the actress said to a leading Indian tabloid, “It’s a new space for me and I’d wanted to work with Zoya  Akhtar ever since I saw Luck By Chance.”

Further, Alia Bhatt added about being paired opposite Ranveer Singh in the film, she said, “Ranveer is crazy and unabashed and I love that about him. Both of us are passionate about our films and have a huge mutual admiration society. We’ve done some mad commercials together so it’s great to be doing a film now.”

Talking about her upcoming films, Alia Bhatt will be next featured in Meghna Gulzar helmer Raazi. The film’s starcast also includes actor Vicky Kaushal. The film is an adaptation of Hainder Sikka’s novel  Calling Sehmat. The movie is scheduled to release on May 11, 2018.