Gully Boy is on the verge of its release and the maker Zoya Akhtar along with lead actors Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt are promoting the movie in full swing . After doing promotions in India , the trio flew off to Berlin for the world premiere of Gully Boy at Berlin Film Festival .
The world premiere was one of the kind and witnessed the biggest cheers from the crowed making it one of the most anticipated movie of all times .
Cameron Bailey – Artistic Director of the Toronto International Film Festival – Gully Boy who was present at the event tweeted “Watched the GULLY BOY world premiere tonight in a packed house with @RanveerOfficial, @aliaa08 & @ZoyaAkhtarOff present. Biggest cheers I’ve heard in 20+ years at the Berlinale.”
Watched the GULLY BOY world premiere tonight in a packed house with @RanveerOfficial, @aliaa08 & @ZoyaAkhtarOff present. Biggest cheers I’ve heard in 20+ years at the Berlinale. pic.twitter.com/Lk8OUoA663— Cameron Bailey (@cameron_tiff) February 10, 2019
Smriti Kiran, Creative Director of the MAMI Mumbai Film Festival, who was present at the screening on Saturday night, echoed Mr Bailey on Twitter and added: “Packed house with the loudest, most passionate cheers. Berlinale gets a taste of the crazy Indian film fan at the world premiere of Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy.”
Ranveer Singh, dressed in a Tom Ford leopard-printed blazer, was in his element at the Berlin Film Festival. He also rapped for the crowd at the premiere. Here’s a glimpse of Ranveer Singh taking Berlinale by storm:
Chandan *feels* in Berlin! Packed house with the loudest most passionate cheers. @berlinale gets a taste of the crazy Indian film fan @ the #WorldPremiere of #ZoyaAkhtar’s #GullyBoy #ApnaTimeAayega @RanveerOfficial @aliaa08 @kalkikanmani @nitin_baid @MrVijayVarma @SiddhantChturvD pic.twitter.com/5zaYmtnj7u— smriti kiran (@smritikiran) February 10, 2019
Alia Bhatt on the other hand chose to wear a neon green dress and was a pure delight to watch.Check out all the pictures from the event
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What an incredible @berlinale with #GullyBoy it’s been, from tickets to last night’s #SpecialGala #WorldPremiere @friedrichstadt.palast selling out next to instantly upon tickets going on sale; to the outpouring of fans on the red carpet; to the influx of positive reviews now that embargo has lifted; to the international press as part of our press junkets and on the red carpet; to 300 critics attending our Press Screening despite it clashing with Opening Gala #KindnessOfStrangers press conference; to the most wonderful talent, @aliaabhatt and @ranveersingh and director @zoieakhtar who engaged with so much energy, enthusiasm and grace with the back-to-back schedule we put them through. And, of course, the rest of the team! The film is on theatrical release on 14th February. Please go see it! #GullyBoyInBerlin @excelmovies @cinestaanfilmcompany @mediahouseldn #filmpublicists #filmpublicity #filmfestival #berlinale2019
Gully Boy showcases the story of an underdog rapper becoming a big name in homegrown rap and hip hop industry. The film also features Kalki Koechlin, Vijay Raaz, Chaitanya Sharma, Amruta Subhash and Surveen Chawla. Gully Boy will open in theaters on February 14.
Check out the official trailer here