As the trailer of Ranveer Singh's much-anticipated film 'Simmba' released on Monday, December 3, the actor shared the stage along with director Rohit Shetty and co-stars Sonu Sood and Sara Ali Khan at the launch event in Mumbai. While having a conversation with media, Ranveer who is known to be a big admirer of Rohit Shetty said that he is overwhelmed to have gotten the opportunity to work with him. The actor also praises 'Singham' actor Ajay Devgn stating that he has grown up watching his films.
In a statement, the actor said, "I am a big fan of Rohit Shetty and I have grown up watching Ajay Devgn. It was a dream come to true to work with them."
The actor opened up about his character in the film and said that he has been blessed that Rohit has given him the chance to portray such an amazing character. He said he is very impressed by the dialogues as it added a layer of authenticity to the characters. The actor further revealed that the upcoming film is the 'first layer of the franchise' indicating that several more installments of the film can be expected.
However, this is not the first time Ranveer has expressed his gratitude towards the director. Previously, he had shared a heartwarming video on Instagram from the shoot wrap up of 'Simmba' where he admiring his director while reminiscing his journey through the making of the film. The beautifully edited video, shared by Ranveer on November 22, brings forward some behind the scene moments from the making of the film. Ranveer and Rohit can be seen enjoying some fun moments together. The actor captioned the post as saying, "Bhai is Bhai 💪🏾❤ love you @itsrohitshetty #Simmba @karanjohar @saraalikhan95 @sonu_sood"
Here's the post:
'Simmba' is a remake of 2015 Telugu film 'Temper'. It narrates the story of a corrupt cop Simmba who belongs to the same town of DCP Bajirao Singham, the character of Rohit Shetty's previous film franchise 'Singham'. Simmba enjoys being a corrupt cop and takes full advantage of its lifestyle until one day his loved ones are abused. He eventually finds himself transforming and is forced to choose a more righteous path. The film is produced by Karan Johar under the banner of Dharma Productions and is all set to hit the theatres on December 28, 2018.
Watch the trailer here:
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