Actor Ranbir Kapoor and Rashmika Mandanna recently jetted off to Manali to shoot for their upcoming film, Animal. The film is produced by Bhushan Kumar & Krishan Kumar’s T-Series, Murad Khetani’s Cine1 Studios and Pranay Reddy Vanga’s Bhadrakali Pictures. A directorial venture of Sandeep Reddy Vanga, the film also stars Bobby Deol and Anil Kapoor. Animal is slated to be released on August 11. Ranbir and Rashmika were spotted on the first day of shoot by a fan and now their look is going viral on social media.
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On Saturday, a fan account shared a video featuring actors Ranbir Kapoor and Rashmika Mandanna. In the video, which was shot in Himachal Pradesh’s Manali, the duo is seen discussing something with their film’s crew. Rashmika and Ranbir are currently shooting for their upcoming film Animal.
In the clip, Ranbir is seen wearing an all white kurta pyjama, whereas Rashmika is seen in a red saari. The film will mark Ranbir and Rashmika’s first onscreen collaboration.
One fan commented, “Looks like a scene from a song.” Another one wrote, “One more blockbuster on the way,” while one said, “Yar please don’t do this. They’re putting in a lot of hard work don’t reveal their look.
About choosing to star in Animal, Ranbir Kapoor had said in an interview, “During the pandemic, we all got some time to introspect and choose films that are close to our hearts. So when Sandeep narrated the story, I grew close to the character and was immediately keen on doing the role. I’m a huge admirer of both of his movies and really looking forward to our creative collaboration. Bhushan sir is one of the producers who is backing strong, entertaining cinema and his immense knowledge of music will be seen in Animal. I am so grateful to work with such a great ensemble cast. I can’t wait to start shoot for Animal.”
Ranbir and his wife, actor Alia Bhatt recently wrapped up the shoot of their upcoming film Brahmastra. The film, that also stars Amitabh Bachchan and Mouni Roy in pivotal roles and will release in theatres on September 9. It has been directed by Ranbir’s friend Ayan Mukerji.
Rashmika was last seen on screen in the Telugu film Aadavallu Meeku Johaarlu, which also featured Khushbu Sundar, Raadhika Sarathkumar, Urvashi, and Sharwanand. This year, apart from Mission Majnu, she will also see the release of her another Hindi film, Goodbye, which stars Amitabh Bachchan. She will also be seen in Pushpa 2: The Rule, opposite Allu Arjun.