Ranbir's co-star Anushka Sharma on Wednesday took to Twitter and said, "Say hello to the Big Shot Johnny Balraj of #BombayVelvet first look out on 29th @foxstarhindi @FuhSePhantom".

The teaser poster of Anurag Kashyap's next 'Bombay Velvet' that was released on Wednesday gave the audience a sneak-peek into Ranbir's look and character of Johnny Balraj.

While revealing the poster, director Anurag Kashyap tweeted, "Give it up for the Big Shot of #BombayVelvet Johnny Balraj. First look out tomorrow @foxstarhindi@fuhsephantom".

Karan Johar, who is rumoured to feature in a negative role in the film, also welcomed Johnny Balraj on Twitter.

He tweeted, "Johny Balraj from #BombayVelvet is here...."

'Bombay Velvet' is adapted from historian Gyan Prakash's book 'Mumbai Fables'. Set in Bombay of the 1960s, the film tells the story of a boxer, Johnny Balraj, and an aspiring jazz singer, Rosie.

'Bombay Velvet' is scheduled to hit the theaters on May 15.

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