‘Animal’ director Sandeep Reddy Vanga reveals Ranveer Singh rejected ‘Kabir Singh’ calling it ‘too dark’; shares Shahid Kapoor’s ‘track record’ was a concern
While receiving the award, Ranveer spotted Hollywood icon Johnny Depp in the audience and could not stop raving about him. In a video going viral, he said, “Wow! One of my screen idols is in the house, ladies and gentlemen, Mr.
Johnny Depp. My good, sir, I’ve followed your work since Edward Scissorhands and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. What an honor to be receiving this in your presence. Thank you for everything that you unknowingly taught me about the craft. Master of transformation, versatility, something that I am inspired by you.” Take a look…
Earlier, before calling the Bollywood actor on stage and presenting him with the award, Sharon said, “I have had the exciting pleasure of meeting Ranveer Singh before. What a great guy! He is truly an all-rounder creative genius. It gives me genuine great pleasure to welcome him to the stage to receive yet another prestigious award.”
After receiving the award, Ranveer thanked his fans for all the love. He said, “I want to thank my beautiful fans the most. They have been my driving force. They inspire me to push my limits and strive for greatness, to find that moment of truth that is invaluable.”
This year’s jury lineup was announced previously. It included Swedish-American actor Joel Kinnaman (of Suicide Squad); Freida Pinto (of Slumdog Millionaire); Egyptian actor Amina Khalil and Spain’s Paz Vega.
Ranveer Singh was last seen in Karan Johar’s Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani alongside Alia Bhatt. He will be next seen in Rohit Shetty’s Singham Again. The film also has Ranveer’s wife-actor Deepika Padukone alongside Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, Tiger Shroff and Kareena Kapoor. The first-look posters from the film were recently shared, one by one, by the makers.