Ranveer Singh starrer Gully Boy is winning wide acclaims across the borders. The Zoya Akhtar directorial musical drama, which is based on the story of street rappers of Mumbai, has managed to impress Hollywood actor Will Smith.

The Suicide Squad actor, who is a rapper himself, heaped praises on Ranveer in his recent Instagram video.

“Yo Ranveer congrats man I am loving what you’re doing with Gullyboy for me old school hip hop here seeing hip hop all over the world like that I am loving it man congrats,” he said in the video.


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Meanwhile, Gully Boy has witnessed a commendable growth at the Box Office and minted Rs 32.50 in two days.

The film is inspired by the story of the street rappers of Dharavi, particularly Divine and Naezy.

Gully Boy has Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles – their first film together. The film also features Siddhant Chaturvedi and Kalki Koechlin in key roles. The teaser, trailers, poster, dialogues, and songs of the film are quite intriguing for the audiences.

Co-produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment, Gully Boy released in India on 14 February.