After Jawaan and Dunki, all eyes are on Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s film Animal. After unveiling the first look of Anil Kapoor on Friday, the makers have now introduced Rashmika Mandanna as Geetanjali from the crime-drama film. Starring Ranbir Kapoor as the lead, Animal is slated to hit cinemas on December 1. In the first look poster, Rashmika Mandanna exuded beauty as she can be seen draped in a saree, donning a mangalsutra and tilak. Sharing the poster, the actor wrote, “Your GeetanjaliOn Friday, Anil Kapoor introduced himself as Balbir Singh from Animal. Kapoor looked intense in his first look poster leaving the audience wanting more.

Produced by Bhushan Kumar and others, Animal has been written and directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga. The film also stars Bobby Deol, Tripti Dimri, Shakti Kapoor, Suresh Oberoi, Saurabh Sachdeva, and Rabi Lamichhane. The film marks the second Hindi film of Rashmika Mandanna and her first film with Ranbir Kapoor. The makers are all set to unveil the teaser of the film on September 28, Ranbir Kapoor’s birthday. The actor was last seen with Shraddha Kapoor in Luv Ranjan’s film Tu Jhooti Main Makkar. He has two big releases in 2022 starting off from Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra Part One: Shiva with Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan, and Mouni Roy and Shamshera with Vaani Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt.



Meanwhile, Animal might clash with Rajkumar Hirani’s Dunki starring Shah Rukh Khan and Taapsee Pannu in the lead roles. Dunki is said to hit the silver screen on December 22, which might affect the box office performance of Animal.As the eagerly awaited action thriller Animal, featuring Ranbir Kapoor in the lead role, draws closer to its December 1 release date, the film’s makers are sparing no effort to maintain the buzz and anticipation surrounding the movie. A day after revealing Anil Kapoor’s character poster from the movie, director Sandeep Reddy Vanga and team released actor Rashmika Mandanna’s first look from Animal, boosting excitement levels

Sharing the poster on social media, Rashmika revealed that her character is named Geetanjali. The intriguing poster showcases Nevertheless, she exudes confidence with an eerie smile at the corner of her lips, conveying determination and enigmaHelmed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, Animal is jointly bankrolled by T-Series and Cine1 Studios. The film also features Bobby Deol, Tripti Dimri, and Shakti Kapoor in key roles. The film’s official teaser is scheduled to be unveiled on September 28 Originally set for an August 11 release,process for creating songs in multiple languages for the film was taking longer than expected. In addition to Hindi, the film will be released in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam as well. The pre-teaser for the film, released in June, offered glimpses of the world of Animal, emphasising that it will be an adrenaline-pumping action thriller

Sandeep Reddy Vanga is known for directing the Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy, which starred Vijay Deverakonda, and its Hindi remake, Kabir Singh, featuring Shahid Kapoor in the lead role. Both versions garnered immense success at the box office, although they faced criticism for their celebration of toxic masculinityPreviously, Vanga had said that he was going to show what true violence was with Animal. During a chat with Anupama Chopra, when she mentioned that she hoped his next after Kabir Singh would generate less criticism, the filmmaker said, “It will be more,” and laughed. “It will be more. These guys are calling this (Kabir Singh) a violent film, I want to tell them I will show them what a violent film will be. Now I am curious, how these guys are going to react. I don’t hate them, (but) I want to see how they feel about my next film. I am waiting, seriously. Someone called it a violent film, so I was taken aback. We will see,” he had said