Shah Rukh Khan has made an exciting return to the big screen! Following his recent blockbuster Pathaan and Atlee’s pan-India spectacle Jawan, the actor is gearing up to showcase his acting prowess in the upcoming film Dunki, directed by Rajkumar Hirani. This eagerly anticipated film has been making headlines for various reasons, and fans have been eagerly awaiting a glimpse. Finally, the makers have released the teaser on the special occasion of Shah Rukh Khan’s birthday.
Sharing the teaser on social media, Shah Rukh Khan wrote, “A story of simple and genuine people striving to fulfill their dreams and desires. Of friendship, love, and togetherness—a story of a place called Home. It’s an honor to be a part of this journey, and I hope you all come along with us. The #DunkiDrop1 is here…#Dunki will be released worldwide in cinemas this Christmas.”
A story of simple and real people trying to fulfill their dreams and desires. Of friendship, love, and being together… Of being in a relationship called Home!
A heartwarming story by a heartwarming storyteller. It's an honour to be a part of this journey and I hope you all come… pic.twitter.com/AlrsGqnYuT
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) November 2, 2023
A few hours before this, Shah Rukh Khan expressed his gratitude to his fans on his 58th birthday, acknowledging their late-night wishes. He confirmed the launch of the Dunki teaser and said, “C u in the morning…on the screen & off it.”
The recently unveiled Dunki teaser, known as DUNKI DROP 1, provides a glimpse into the captivating world of Rajkumar Hirani. It tells a heartwarming story of four friends embarking on a challenging yet life-changing journey to fulfill their dreams of reaching foreign shores. Based on real-life experiences, Dunki is a tale of love and friendship that brings together these diverse stories, offering a mix of humor and heartfelt moments.
The teaser introduces a talented ensemble cast, including Boman Irani, Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, Vikram Kochhar, Anil Grover, and, of course, Shah Rukh Khan. It promises an enchanting and heartwarming narrative, heralding the return of storytelling to the cinema, set to unfold for audiences worldwide this Christmas.
Following the record-breaking success of his last two films, Pathaan and Jawaan, superstar Shah Rukh Khan is all set to grace the big screen again with Dunki. The film is directed by renowned filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani and stars Taapsee Pannu in the lead role. Casting director Mukesh Chabra, who worked on the film, praised the collaboration between Shah Rukh Khan and Rajkumar Hirani, describing it as a unique and unparalleled combination in the industry.
While there were initial reports suggesting a possible delay in the release of Dunki, trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed that the film is on track for its scheduled release on December 22, 2023, and is not getting postponed.
The Dunki teaser has received mixed reactions, with some fans eagerly anticipating the film’s release. Red Chillies Entertainment, Rajkumar Hirani Films, and Jio Studios are jointly responsible for releasing Dunki, which is set to hit theaters in India on December 22.