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Ranveer Singh surprises Anil Kapoor during Selection Day promotions

Ranveer Singh dropped in to meet Anil Kapoor when the latter was in the middle of the promotions for his upcoming Netflix original series Selection Day. Ranveer's Simmba director Rohit Shetty also joined in, making it an impromptu Bollywood meet-up. Ranveer and Anil have previously worked together in Zoya Akhtar's Dil Dhadakne Do, where Anil played the father and Ranveer, his son. Selection Day will premiere on Netflix on December 28.

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Netflix original series Selection Day starring Anil Kapoor will premiere on December 28. (Photo: Anil Kapoor/Twitter)

Actor Ranveer Singh paid a surprise visit to Anil Kapoor mid-work here on Monday. While Anil was in the middle of an interview speaking about the forthcoming Netflix original series Selection Day, Ranveer took a break from his film promotions to spend time with the veteran actor, read a statement.

They spent time together to discuss Selection Day, a coming-of-age story of two brothers destined to be cricket superstars.

Director Rohit Shetty, who has helmed Ranveer’s forthcoming release Simmba, also joined in making an impromptu Bollywood meet-up.

Based on Aravind Adiga’s eponymous novel, Selection Day, the series around cricket also stars Mahesh Manjrekar, Ratna Pathak Shah, Rajesh Tailang, Shiv Pandit, Karanvir Malhotra, Akshay Oberoi and Pakhi Gupta.

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar had an interaction with Yash Dholye and Mohammad Samad — the young stars of the show, which will premiere on Netflix on December 28.

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In the show, the boys come to Mumbai with the hopes of being the top batsmen in the world.

When Tendulkar met them, he said: “Everybody has a dream and while following the path to realise the same, you always have the power to choose who you become. I lived my dream with the same principle and am happy to have met two young men who have started their journey with very relatable characters.”