Ranveer Singh’s name is almost affirmed for producer Zoya Akhtar’s next, cases city-based rapper Naezy, from whose life the film is inspired.The prospective venture, reputed to be titled Gully Boy, is about the lives of road rappers from Mumbai’s chawls and ghettos, including artistes Naezy and Divine. There have been reports that Ranveer will be playing the part of a rapper.
Whenever inquired as to whether the 31-year-old artist is doing the film, Naezy told PTI, “He is doing the film, it is verging on affirmed. Yet at the same time there are couple of things which are yet to be concluded, writing is in progress.” The “Asal Hustle” rapper, whose genuine name is Naved Sheik, said Ranveer will be the ideal fit to fill the role as he comprehends and adores hip-jump music.
“Ranveer additionally listens to hip-jump. He realizes what genuine hip-hop is. We addressed him and he is additionally extremely energized in regards to this. He will appreciate this (part) as well. I had done a Bollywood track called “Birju” on which he lip matched up and was in my get up. “He was rapping like me. He listens to all our music. He is an extremely flexible performer. He can be a Bajirao and a rapper as well,” he said. Naezy, who lives in Kurla, said as a component of the film’s examination, the “Dil Dhadakne Do” helmer went to their locality and attempted to comprehend the “life and stories” of underground rappers.
Zoya additionally saw live execution of the specialists to show signs of improvement knowledge, and Naezy says the rappers on their part gave her sources of info. “She is an exceptionally skillfull director. She has considered making something on this, so it’s great. The greatest misinterpretation with respect to hip-jump will be expelled and it will likewise help the underground scene to achieve standard,” he said. Naezy was talking at the ‘Moving With’ music-and-discussion activity by Twitter India in organization with Rolling Stone. At the occasion, Divine, whose genuine name is Vivian Divine Fernandes, also performed.
Both the artistes, through their rap, address a few issues like police mercilessness, wrongdoing, debasement, and ordinary battles. Divine, who is behind the hit “Jungli Sher”, feels it will be incredible if Zoya makes a film on the underground hip-hop scene in the city. Whenever inquired as to whether a motion picture will get rap in the standard, Divine said, “It will happen, however relies on upon what sort of a film is made. Since rap is identified with young girls, weapons and drugs. Be that as it may, in our space it is distinctive.” “We discuss regular battles, so I think it ought to be the right director and the right film. In the event that Zoya is making a film, then I think it’ll be splendid in light of the fact that her movies are quite pleasant,” he said.