Ranveer Singh is busy playing a simpleton in Zoya Akhtar’s ‘Gully Boy’. The actor however is soon going to shed this image. In a few weeks’ time Ranveer will begin training in action for Rohit Shetty-directed ‘Simmba’. The film is an action-comical and will feature Ranveer in a fun-cop avatar. Once Ranveer wraps up ‘Gully Boy’, the actor will begin shooting for the commercial entertainer ‘Simmba’, which is scheduled to release during Christmas this year, ie, on December 28. After an experimental ‘Simmba’, Ranveer is planning to start shooting for Kabir Khan’s ambitious project ‘83’, wherein he will play the legendary cricketer Kapil Dev as the film is based on India’s cricket World Cup victory of 1983.