Mumbai,Oct09:Director Ayan Mukerji said his good friend and frequent collaborator Ranbir Kapoor will undergo training in horse-riding and gymnastics for their next venture, ‘Dragon’. The ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ director said his upcoming project will be physically taxing for Ranbir.
In a interview with , Ayan said, “There is lot of action in ‘Dragon’, so there is lot of training, like gymnastics kind of training, horse-riding, fighting and lot of physical stuff that Ranbir will have to do. And then there is internal work, like to get the spirit of the character right.”
“Ranbir has to observe the flavour of the film and communicate it with the audience. We are trying to imagine things, this (fantasy) world, and work accordingly.” Tentatively titled ‘Dragon’, the film will see Ranbir playing a character with special powers.
Ayan adds with the movie he will be venturing into a new arena of filmmaking and “wants to make it an interesting watch for the audience.” The director said they will soon announce the real title of the movie, which features Alia Bhatt as the female lead. Ayan, who has always had a touch of romance in his movies, said ‘Dragon’ would be no different.