Gully Boy is loosely based on the life of Indian rapper Divine, who is known for songs like Meri Gully and Roots. Alia Bhatt and Kalki Koechlin, play contrasting love interests in the film. While Alia will be seen playing a lively young girl from a background similar to that of Ranveer Sing's character in the film.
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Teasing fans before the trailer release, Ranveer posted some quirky rap lyrics from Gully Boy. In one of the posts he wrote, "#ApnaTimeAayega Tu Nanga hi toh aaya thha, kya Ghanta lekar jaayega .... #WednesdayWisdom from #GullyBoy" Another tweet read, " Kalakaar main, Kal ko Aakaar doon, Yahi hai mera Dharm, Meri doosri koi Jaat na ..... #WednesdayWisdom from #GullyBoy"
A trailer announcement video was also released by the makers on January 4 had Ranveer Singh rapping 'Asli Hip Hop' and the video gained more than 15 million views on Youtube.
After its world premiere at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival, the film will release on February 14.