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Brands rap, Gully Boy style...

By Deepashree Banerjee , afaqs!, New Delhi | In Advertising
Last updated : February 18, 2019 05:00 PM
We wonder who stands to gain more - the brands or the movie makers!

The tagline 'Apna Time Aayega' from Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Gully Boy' has taken the internet by storm and how! An array of brands(from FMCG to BFSI) are creating trailer spoofs, funny pages in an attempt to build a connect with their TG. We can't think of any other movie creating this much of buzz in the recent past.

Directed by Zoya Akhtar, 'Gully Boy' is inspired by the lives of Mumbai street rappers Vivian Fernandes aka Divine and Naved Shaikh aka Naezy.

ALSO READ: Upcoming movie Gully Boy influences ads and copywriting

Here's a look at how the brands are riding the buzz around the movie:










Not only brands, even teams handling social media accounts of Mumbai and Nagpur Police are seen riding the wave on Twitter.





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Brands rap, Gully Boy style Excel Movies, the makers of Feb 14th's hotly anticipated musical drama Gully Boy have teamed up with camera company Snapchat so you can personally take the film's starring role, via AR

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First Published : February 12, 2019 03:42 PM

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