Ranveer Singh and Karan Johar collaborated for the first time, although not as actor-director. Ranveer’s last release Simmba was co-produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions. Directed by Rohit Shetty, Simmba also starred Sara Ali Khan in the lead role. Simmba made a collection of more than Rs 200 crores at the box office. It proved to be one of the biggest blockbusters of 2018 and Ranveer along with KJo, Sara and Rohit are rejoicing this achievement.
In an interview, Karan Johar was all praises for Ranveer Singh. The film-maker said that he loves Ranveer who is also his go to person for everything. Karan said, “He is very flamboyant and that’s something that he shows to the public. He is always this person, he is originally very flamboyant. He is my hero. Ranveer’s energy enhances his stardom. Other actors like Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan don’t have that much energy but they are unique in their own way. They are amazing actors and are really good on screen.”
Well, Karan Johar will soon work with Ranveer Singh in his next directorial titled Takht. The film is a period drama and also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan, Anil Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar and Janhvi Kapoor.
The shooting of the film is expected to begin in April or May this year.
Currently, Ranveer Singh is busy with the promotions of his upcoming film Gully Boy. Directed by Zoya Akhtar, the film also stars Alia Bhatt. Gully Boy will hit the screens on February 14, 2019.