Actor Ravi Kishan had fun shooting Anurag Kashyap’s upcoming film Mukkabaaz, and says he is an amazing director who gives artistes the freedom to perform.

“I have a very special reason to opt for this role, and that is Anurag Kashyap. I am a big fan of his films. He thought that I won’t do the film as I will bring my stardom on set or I might say no. But I gave him a video message saying that I will be be fully committed to this role,” Ravi said in a statement.

“I truly enjoyed working with Anurag. He is an amazing director and gives all freedom to perform. He was very impressed with my first shot. I am sure that the audience will definitely love my role,” he added.

Mukkabaaz revolves around the struggles of a boxer from a lower-caste and gives a peek into cow vigilantism. The film also stars Vineet Kumar Singh, Jimmy Sheirgill and Zoya Hussain. It is releasing on Friday.