The superstar has been roped in to play a pivotal role in the film and is expected to start shooting for the same from August 2017. This would be the first time when Amitabh Bachchan and Ranbir Kapoor would be seen sharing the screen space.
In the film which has a mythological backdrop, Ranbir's character will apparently have powers to emit fire. More details about the characters are, however, kept under wraps. Ayan Mukerji is planning for a 3 film franchise of Dragon, if the first part succeeds. This film is said to be Ayan's most ambitious project till date.
Dragon will hit the big screen in 2018.