The announcement of Ranveer Singh as the successor to the iconic character Don in Farhan Akhtar`s upcoming installment of the franchise has set the internet abuzz with discussions and speculations. Amid the chatter, Ranveer Singh took to social media to share his thoughts, eliciting a wave of best wishes from both his admirers and fellow artists.
Joining the chorus of well-wishers is none other than veteran actor Zeenat Aman, known for her active presence on social media platforms. She was also notably the first `Roma` in the Don franchise. She graced the comment section of Ranveer`s post with her blessings, stating, “Congratulations, Ranveer! May you find a worthy `jungly billi` to your Don.” The reference to the memorable dialogue exchanged between Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra in “Don 2” added a nostalgic touch to her supportive message.
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In his heartfelt post, Ranveer Singh shared glimpses from his childhood and recounted his lifelong dream of becoming an actor after being captivated by the cinematic brilliance of Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan. He wrote, “Gosh! I`ve been dreaming about doing this for a very, very long time! As a child, I fell in love with the movies, and like the rest of us, watching and worshipping Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan – the two G.O.A.Ts of Hindi Cinema.”
The profound impact of these two legendary actors on Ranveer`s life and craft is immeasurable. He attributed his aspiration to emulate them as the driving force behind his desire to become an actor and a quintessential “Hindi film hero.” He emphasized, “Their impact and influence on my life cannot be overstated. They`ve shaped the person and actor that I am. Taking their legacy forward is a manifestation of my childhood dream.”
The news of Ranveer Singh stepping into the shoes of Don has ignited a wave of anticipation and excitement among his fans and the wider film community. The transformation into a character that was previously helmed by Shah Rukh Khan promises to be a compelling journey for both the actor and the audience. As the social media sphere continues to buzz with discussions about the upcoming installment, Ranveer`s thoughtful reflection on his journey and aspirations adds a personal touch to the evolution of this iconic franchise.