Bollywood celebs have a massive fan following that crosses the Indian borderlines. So, it is not a surprise when many of them get felicitated and honored internationally both for their contribution to world cinema. With the Dubai Walk of Fame all set to pay homage to both local and international personalities with stars, the news is making the rounds that a few Indian names are also going to be honored with a star. Amongst them, Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan’s name has been confirmed and it looks like Ranveer Singh name has been added to the list too.
As per a Mid-Day report, Deepika’s Hubby cum, the multi-talented bundle of energy, Ranveer Singh, is the next Bollywood star to have been confirmed as a recipient of a star on the Dubai Walk of Fame, after SRK.
He has earned this accolade, with his exemplary performances that evolved over time. Example are his films like Bajirao Mastani, Padmaavat, and most recently, Gully Boy.
Talking about Dubai Walk of Fame, it is developed on the same concept as the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. Each star is meant to pay homage to personalities from various fields such as film, art, music, sports, literature, social influencers, and more. The target is to have 10,000 stars at the iconic Burj Khalifa but to begin with, 400-star names have been announced till date, all decided by the public vote.
There are some rumors doing rounds that Indian cricketers M.S. Dhoni and Virat Kohli will also be receiving a star each. The unveiling work of Walk of Fame will begin in October.
And coming back to Ranveer, at present he his busy shooting for the much-awaited film ’83, a sports biopic centered on Kapil Dev, depicting the latter’s journey to becoming India’s cricket team captain, and leading the team to victory in the 1983 World Cup.
The flick will have Ranveer’s real-life spouse: Deepika plays his onscreen spouse. Helmed by Kabir Khan, it will hit the theatres in 2020.