Dunki: Shah Rukh Khan Announces Film With Rajkumar Hirani and Tapsee

After a long wait to see Shah Rukh Khan on silver screen, Rajkumar Hirani announces film with him and Tapsee. It will hit the theatres on December 22, 2023.

After SRK’s Pathaan, the king khan will now be roped in for Rajkumar Hirani’s next film Dunki. Indeed, the film brings two of the biggest Bollywood personalities together. Dunki also stars Taapsee Pannu in the lead role. Making the announcement, SRK tweeted

“Dear @RajkumarHirani sir, Aap toh Mere Santa Claus nikle. Aap shuru karo main time pe pahunch jaunga. actually main toh set par hi rehne lagunga. Feeling humbled & excited to finally work with you. Bringing to you all #Dunki in cinemas on 22nd December 2023.”

Expressing his excitement, Rajkumar wrote, “@iamsrk, Aakhir humne ek saath movie banane ka decision le hi liya. Extremely thrilled to announce #Dunki, coming to you next Christmas! Release in cinemas on 22.12.23.

The film went on floors this April 2022, with the next schedule being shot extensively in Punjab. Confirming the production, Rajkumar Hirani, said

“Through the course of my career Shah Rukh Khan has always been on my wish list and after trying to collaborate several times in the past, we were finally destined to have ‘Dunki’ mark our partnership. The energy, charisma, humour and charm that he brings to a film is unparalleled and I look forward to bringing that magic to the big screen.”

Shah Rukh Khan is extremely happy on doing this film. He expressed, “Raj Kumar Hirani is one of the finest filmmakers of this generation, we have always spoken about working together and I am extremely happy we are finally doing it with ‘Dunki’. We have just started shooting this month and I am cherishing every moment of it. Raju ke liye main Donkey, Monkey…kuch bhi ban sakta hoon!”

SRK Shared The Release Date With A Small Teaser

Bollywood actor and PK’s director Rjkumar Hirani shared a video together on Instagram. Wherein he praising Rajkumar Hirani for making films like 3 Idiots, Munna Bhai MBBS, PK and Sanju. He further asks the director if he has any script ready for him as well. Likewise, Hirani says yes. According to their conversation, the film has comedy, emotions and also romance.

About Dunki Production

Further Tapsee Pannu commeneted on this and said, “I am beyond excited to embark on this journey and be a part of this very special film. It’s my first time working with Rajkumar Hirani and Shah Rukh Khan, two people who I deeply respect and admire”.

Though, much details aren’t out and are under wraps at the moment, Shah Rukh Khan will be presented like never before as he steps into Hirani’s world with this social comedy. The film will be under banner of Jio Studios, Red Chillies Entertainment and Rajkumar Hirani Films presentation. ‘Dunki’ written by Rajkumar, Abhijaat Joshi and Kanika Dhillon. The film producers are Rajkumar Hirani and Gauri Khan.

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.