Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt’s pairing in Make My Trip ads had left everyone wanting for more. The duo looked quirky cute in the series of ads for the travel website. Now it looks like, the two have finally decided to come together on the silver screen to for Zoya Akhtar’s next. The Dil Dhadakne Do maker is on her next directorial venture, which is titled as Gully Boy, and it will mark the launch of Alia and Ranveer as an onscreen pair for the first time. The two have been finalised for the project which might go on floors soon too.
Gully Boy will be produced by Zoya under her Zoya’s recently-launched banner Tiger Baby and Brother Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment. The film’s shooting is likely to commence this November and the project is expected to create a lot of buzz too. Alia and Ranveer’s chemistry in Make My Trip’s ad campaign have garnered a lot of attention and now with the two coming together for a film, we are sure that the project will be loved by everyone. The unusual title of the Zoya Akhtar film also piques our interest. (ALSO READ: Dear Zindagi Deleted Scene Ho Jaata Hai: Alia Bhatt aka Kaira handles her date in the most sarcastic way! (Watch Video)
Last year, reports claimed that Zoya was planning to make a film on street rappers based in Mumbai and the project will be inspired by a real life story. The filmmaker was excited about the project and was planning to have Ranveer on board since the beginning. Recently, Varun Dhawan’s name was being associated with the project and there were reports of the Judwaa 2 star replacing the Padmavati actor. Now it seen are speculations are put to rest with Alia and Ranveer coming on board.
Ranveer and Alia are both busy with their work commitments currently. While Ranveer is all busy on the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmavati, Alia Bhatt is prepping for her next release Badrinath Ki Dulhania. She is also yet to wind up the shoots of Ranbir Kapoor’s Dragon.