Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has made an official announcement of his upcoming film ‘Dunki’ with filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani. Shahrukh shared a video on social media, in which he has revealed the title of the film. This film is the dream project of Rajkumar Hirani. Shahrukh and Rajkumar are going to work together for the first time through this film.
This Shahrukh film will be presented jointly by Jio Studios, Red Chillies Entertainment and Rajkumar Hirani Films. Taapsee Pannu will be seen in the lead role with Shahrukh Khan in this film. The film has been written by Rajkumar Hirani, Abhijat Joshi and Kanika Dhillon. The film will be released in cinemas on 22 December 2023.
Talking about the film recently, Rajkumar said, “Shah Rukh Khan has always been on my wish list during my career. After trying to work together many times, now we are going to make ‘Dunky’ together. The energy, humor and charm that Shah Rukh brings to each film is unique and I am excited to bring that magic to the big screen.”
Shah Rukh Khan further said, “Rajkumar Hirani is one of the finest filmmakers of this generation, we have always talked about working together and I am very happy that we are finally making ‘Dunky’ together. We started shooting for the film this month and I am cherishing every moment of it. For Raju, I can become a donkey, a monkey…anything!”
On the other hand, Taapsee Pannu said, “I am very excited to start this journey and be a part of this very special film. I am working with Rajkumar Hirani and Shah Rukh Khan for the first time, two people whom I wholeheartedly share. I respect and appreciate it.”