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Gully Boy

February 14, 2019
2hr 33min
Status: released

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  • Zoya Akhtar co-opted the story of two Mumbai-based MCs, Naezy and DIVINE, into a musical story portraying a struggle of an aspiring rapper and his surroundings that influence his journey.
  • Principal photography of the film began on 10 February 2018 and it was wrapped up by April 2018. American rapper Nas was an executive producer for the film.
  • Gully Boy was premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival on 9 February 2019 and released on 15 February 2019 to critical acclaim with praise directed towards the music, cinematography, Akhtar’s direction, storyline, dialogues, performances (particularly Singh, Bhatt, Chaturvedi, Varma) and the social message. With a global gross of over ₹238 crore (US$33.8 million), it emerged as the eighth-highest-grossing Hindi film of the year.
  • The film was made available as VOD on Amazon Prime Video on 16 April 2019.
  • Gully Boy won a record 13 Filmfare Awards, the most awards for a single film in a year, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor (Singh) and Best Actress (Bhatt).
  • It also became the sixth film to win all 4 major awards at the Filmfare Awards (Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress), after Guide (1965), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Devdas (2002) and Black (2005).
  • Internationally, it won the NETPAC Award for Best Asian Film at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival in South Korea.
  • It was also selected as the Indian entry for the Best International Feature Film at the 92nd Academy Awards, but it was not nominated.