28/01/2015 9:51 PM AEDT | Updated 19/09/2016 5:34 AM AEST

Ranbir's Street-Fighter Look In 'Bombay Velvet' Out


Updated with correction: An earlier version of the story mistakenly carried a fan-made trailer. It has been removed. The trailer of Bombay Velvet is not out yet.

Donning soiled clothes and sporting hands wrapped in bandages, Ranbir Kapoor enacts the role of a street-fighter in his forthcoming film "Bombay Velvet".

The film's makers Fox Star Studios and Phantom Films unveiled a teaser image of Ranbir Wednesday to build excitement around the movie's first poster that is set to release Thursday, read a statement.

Ranbir was reported to have shot some cage-fighting scenes in the Anurag Kashyap-helmed romantic thriller for which he went through boxing coaching. The teaser image plays on his edgy avatar in the film.

Ranbir plays the character of the risk-taking daredevil Johnny Balraj. His co-star Anushka Sharma plays his love interest in the film.

"Student of the Year" director Karan Johar will be seen playing a negative role in the film, which is set for a May 15 release.

Ranbir's first picture was tweeted by the newbie villain.

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