The much anticipated crime-thriller has been in news lately from its releasing dates to featuring a Pakistani actress Mahira Khan. Ever since the trailer, this movie has become talk of the town because of its dialogues and similarly gaining huge limelight. Alongside, fans are desperately awaiting their super star on screen. Finally, Raees is releasing on Wednesday, 25th January 2017.
Let’s check out some of the interesting facts about this movie.
Yes. It’s true this film is based on the life of the gangster Abdul Latif who was wanted for over 40 cases including extortion, bootlegging, murder etc. However, he was also famous for helping the poor.
SRK was already suffering from knee injury but he did manage the shoot. On the top of this, rain has destroyed a whole new set which was erected in Filmcity to shoot some action scenes.
Farhan Akhtar who’ll be playing a small character role of SRK’s brother revealed that difference between Don and Raees saying “ Don is over-exaggerated while Raees is very basic and desi.” Farhan Akhtar, who is also co-producing this movie was first offered to play a cop but he said that playing such character was a bit uncomfortable for him. Raees has had some controversies followed by protest against SRK in few parts of Gujarat.
Shahrukh actually wanted Falguni Pathak to sing ‘Udi Udi Jaye’ song but later it was sung by Bhoomi Trivedi and other male singers Sukhwinder Singh and Karsan Sagathia. Part of the promotion of this movie, SRK took August Kranti Rajdhani train from Mumbai to Delhi via Gujarat. But unfortunately, his fan Farid Khan Pathan died in the stampede at Vadodara.
Raees Mahira Khan
Raees marks the debut of Mahira Khan who is one of the high-profile celebrities in Pakistan. She did her first film with Atif Aslam. However, this movie is banned in Pakistan. Mahira Khan almost cried as she couldn’t promote Raees and confessed “SRK spoilt me”.
A Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh aka Superwoman will also be seen in this movie. Before this much-awaited movie hit the screens, book your tickets at Rajhans Cinemas where the movie-lovers can get the best experience and quality services to enjoy movies to the fullest.
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