Mumbai: “Ammi jaan kehti thi, koi dhanda chhota nahin hota. Aur dhande se badakoi dharm nai hota.” The trailer of Shahrukh Khan’s upcoming
film “Raees” has such an intonation from lead cast Shahrukh himself which was released on Wednesday.
In Raees Sharukh’s role is more of an antagonist. Based on a true story about bootlegger Raees Aslam, this drama is set in the Popatiyawad area of Gujarat.
Rahul Dholakia of ‘Parzania’ fame is the director of this film that is set to hit the theatres in January.
The film was recently in news for its leading lady, Pakistani actress Mahira Khan, who makes her Bollywood debut with the film. There were rumours that the film would not get a release owing to the recent ban on Pakistani artistes working in India. The film is scheduled to release on 25th January 2017