Raees is an upcoming 2017 Indian action thriller film directed by Rahul Dholakia and produced by Gauri Khan, Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under their banners Red Chillies Entertainment and Excel Entertainment. It stars Shah Rukh Khan, Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Sunny Leone has been roped in for a special song in the film.
Raees is scheduled to be released on 26 January 2017.
- Shah Rukh Khan as Raees Bhai
- Nawazuddin Siddiqui as ACP Ghulam Patel
- Mahira Khan
- Sunny Leone – Special appearance in song “Laila O Laila”
In an alcohol free-state, a cruel and clever liquor baron monopolizes the industry until it is eventually thwarted by a police officer. Angered by his loss of wealth, the man retaliates by creating a network of supporters in favor of this black market, gradually establishing himself as Gujarat’s most ruthless crime lord at the height of the 1980s Gujarat riots.
Baniye Ka Dimaag Aur Miyanbhai Ki Daring.
Did You Know?
- Bollywood Debut for the Pakistani actress Mahira Khan.
- Lead actress Mahira khan claims that Shah Rukh Khan, her co star in the movie happens to be her favourite Bollywood actor and working with him is simply a dream come true.
- Srk and Nawazuddin will be working together for the first time in a film.
Box Office Collection
Day 1 (25th Jan 2017, Wednesday) : ₹ 20.42 cr
Day 2 (26th Jan 2017, Thursday) : ₹ 26.30 crores
Day 3 (27th Jan 2017, Friday) : ₹ 13.11 crores
Day 4 (28th Jan 2017, Saturday) : ₹ 15.61 crores
Day 5 (29th Jan 2017, Sunday) : ₹ 17.80 crores
Total- ₹ 93.24 crores
Raees shooting locations
The national award winning director told the media: I plan to shoot the film extensively in old Ahmedabad and some parts of Saurashtra as I have spent a lot of time there.