Chennai (Tamil Nadu): Actor Ranbir Kapoor who was recently busy promoting his upcoming action thriller film ‘Animal.’ Recently, team ‘Animal’ arrived in Chennai to promote their film. During the promotional event, Ranbir opened up on why Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s next directorial has been titled ‘Animal’.
Ranbir said, “Once you see the film, you will understand.” He went on to elaborate the reason and said, “I think the reason why Sandeep Reddy Vanga called this film Animal is because animal behaves out of instinct. They don’t behave out of thought. So this character that I’m playing, he behaves out of instinct to protect his family. He is not thinking he is behaving out of instinct, he is impulsive, and I think that’s where the title Animal came and once you see the film you’ll realize that this film suits this title.”
Helmed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, the film stars Ranbir Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead roles. Recently team ‘Animal’ unveiled the official trailer of the film which received massive responses from the fans.
The 3-minute-32-second trailer hinted that Ranbir’s character has turned into a fierce because of his violent upbringing during his younger age.
Ranbir’s character is protective and obsessive about his father’s love. He is seen threatening everybody who comes in the way of his love for his father.
Reportedly, the film has a duration of 3 hours and 21 minutes.
While talking to the media at the trailer launch of ‘Animal’ Ranbir quipped about the film’s long duration and the theme of bond between a father and son and said, “This is an adult-rated Khushi Kabhi Kabhie Gham.”
The ‘Brahmastra’ actor also revealed that despite the role being so violent, he would always detach himself from his character after the shoot was wrapped up, saying, “I am a detached person. I never take my character home. It’s not fair for my loved ones. Agar main agar jaake is inssan ki trh act karta toh meri biwi mujhe maarti.” ‘Animal’ hit the theatres on December 1 and released in 5 languages- Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam.
On Saturday night (6th January), the makers of ‘Animal’ organised a success party for the film’s cast and crew. Ranbir Kapoor, who headlined the film, marked an entry at the venue with his wife Alia Bhatt, mother Neetu Kapoor and father-in-law Anil Kapoor.
The entire family happily posed for the shutterbugs. Alia and Ranbir also posed separately, and no doubt, the two looked super stylish. Alia wore a sexy blue dress. Ranbir, on the other hand, opted for a black velvet blazer that he paired with a black shirt and black pants. Neetu Kapoor wore a denim shirt and denim jeans. She elevated her look with a white blazer.
Animal’s antagonist Bobby Deol, too, made a stylish entry. Don’t forget to catch a glimpse of Anil Kapoor, who essayed the role of Ranbir’s father in the film.
‘Animal’ was helmed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga. It was one of the biggest blockbusters of 2023. However, it was also criticised for its depiction of misogyny. Prem Chopra, Rashmika Mandanna, Tripti Dimri and Suresh Oberoi also featured in the film.
The film left many fans excited as it had a post-credits scene, teasing a sequel titled ‘Animal Park’, in which Ranbir would potentially have a double role. Animal revolves around a troubled father-son relationship and has Ranbir in the role of Rannvijay Singh, who goes on to exact revenge after there’s an assassination attempt on his father. The film raked in over Rs 800 crore at the box office. (ANI)