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Ranbir Kapoor reveals inspiration behind ‘Animal’ role

Starring Ranbir Kapoor and Rashmika Mandanna, 'Animal' will hit the theatres on December 1

Ranbir Kapoor reveals inspiration behind ‘Animal’ role
Ranbir Kapoor reveals inspiration behind ‘Animal’ role

Ranbir Kapoor shared that his character for upcoming film Animal was inspired by late father Rishi Kapoor.

The 40-year-old actor donned a merciless gangster's role for Sandeep Reddy Vanga's upcoming direction and revealed how the late actor served as a reference for the male lead's fierce aura.

At the launch event of the movie’s trailer in New Delhi, Ranbir said: "Whenever I’d meet Sandeep, I always told him to give me a reference. I have never heard or felt like this." 

The Barfi actor added that, subconsciously, he kept thinking of his father, "It was the way he used to speak - he was a very passionate and aggressive man."

The 3-minute trailer shows Ranbir being obsessively loving towards his father who raised him to be a violent human being which contributes largely to his intense nature.

Animal, which also stars Anil Kapoor, Rashmika Mandanna and Bobby Deol, is scheduled to hit theaters on December 1 and will be released in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam.