Ranveer Singh fans are thrilled after the news of his new flick is announced. The two most successful filmmakers of Bollywood have collaborated for the first time to cast the Bajirao Mastani actor as a quirky cop in their new venture. The film titled Simmba will be produced by Dharma Production of Karan Johar and directed by Rohit Shetty, who is on a roll after his latest outing of Golmaal series became one of the highest grosser of 2017. The film will be a hardcore action entertainer where Ranveer Singh will play the role of Sangram Bhalerao aka Simmba, a police inspector.
Recently, the first-look poster is shared on Twitter by Karan Johar. In the poster, actor’s look resembled with the notorious character Lakhan played by Anil Kapoor in classic Ram Lakhan. While, some fans also felt similarities of the title with Ajay Devgn starrer Singham, previous hit franchise of Rohit Shetty. A few even felt the nuances of Chulbul Pandey in the look of Simmba after seeing the poster. However, the real character will come in front of the viewers when the film is released next year. Yes, the makers have also announced the release date of the film which is 28 December 2018.
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) December 7, 2017
Fans are already looking exciting, and with the trio of Ranveer Singh, Karan Johar, and Rohit Shetty, one can expect a blockbuster. Buzz is that Tamannah Bhatia might be the leading lady opposite Ranveer in this mass entertainer.
According to the reports, flick can be based on the storyline of 2015 south release Temper where the lead was played by superstar Junior NTR.