The film which narrates the story of a boxer is produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra who is also directing the film.
The actors who scored this year were Ranveer Singh, Akshay Kumar, Ayushmann Khurrana, Kriti Sanon, Kartik Aaryan, Hrithik Roshan, Shraddha Kapoor
The film focuses on the love story of the parents (Priyanka and Farhan) spanning 25 years which is narrated by their teenage daughter - Aisha (Zaira). Aisha becomes a motivational speaker before passing away due to pulmonary fibrosis at a young age.
Other than B-town celebrities and political leaders scores of locals including environmental activists have been opposing the cutting of trees for the construction of the car shed of the metro station. They are demanding the relocation of the bus depot, which is a part of the Metro III project.
The director-actor duo had earlier collaborated for the biopic based on Indian athlete Milkha Singh, 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag,' which won Farhan a number of awards for his portrayal of the athlete.
Farhan Akhtar and Rohit Saraf, who were also present here to promote their upcoming flick also expressed their happiness over Amitabh being selected for the award.
Farhan Akhtar and Priyanka Chopra who are gearing up for the release of their next outing 'The Sky Is Pink' expressed happiness over 'Gully Boy's' Oscar entry.
Priyanka Chopra is back home in Mumbai and is currently on a promotion spree for her upcoming film 'The Sky Is Pink'. .The film also stars Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim and Rohit Saraf in key roles is slated for its release on 11th October.
On being asked if she and the 'Jonas Brothers' singer plan to have kids in the future, she replied with a huge smile on her face, "Hopefully, if god blesses us with them."
'The Sky Is Pink' marks the Bollywood comeback of Priyanka after a hiatus of almost three years. It is co-produced by Priyanka, Ronnie Screwvala and Siddharth Roy Kapur.