Actor Ranbir Kapoor is gearing up to change the lover boy image he has in the industry. The actor, thought of as a lover boy for the kind of films that he has done so far, is looking forward to change the image with his next film, Bombay Velvet. The actor is to go for a much tougher role in the film directed by Anurag Kashyap.
The role has Ranbir play an intense role and demands for a stronger and rougher physical appearance. The actor has reportedly worked a lot for having the appropriate transformation to his body. The first shooting schedule was in Sri Lanka and is now complete. The team is now gearing up for the next schedule, which will be in January. Meanwhile, actor Ranbir is going all the way to transform his body and shock the audience with the new look.
This is the first time that Ranbir is acting in an Anurag Kashyap film. The film also a has a fresh combination in the lead pair, where Ranbir is teamed with Anushka.
The guy training Ranbir is Ashwinder Singh, when asked about the training regime, Ashwinder says that they have been working out twice a day and have been doing a combination of strength building exercises and conditioning workouts. Ranbir is also being trained in Martial arts and kick boxing for improving stamina and physique. The trainer says that the diet has also been changed to put on lean mass on the body of the actor and the actor has definitely been pushed beyond his limits.