MUMBAI, September 16, 2023 – After delivering back-to-back blockbusters with “Pathaan” and “Jawan,” Bollywood’s beloved “Jawan Star” Shah Rukh Khan has officially put an end to the speculations surrounding the release date of his highly-anticipated film, “Dunki.” With an exciting announcement, the actor has revealed that the film is set to grace the silver screen on Christmas this year, marking yet another milestone in his illustrious career.
Shah Rukh Khan’s recent successes in “Pathaan” and “Jawan” have left audiences craving for more of his cinematic magic, and “Dunki” promises to be the grand finale to what Khan has humorously dubbed his “trilogy of blockbusters.” In response to the incessant queries about the film’s release date, the charismatic actor responded, “26 January ko hum start kia with Pathaan, Janmasthami mai Jawan lekar aaya hu, Aur abhi naya saal aane waala hai, Christmas hai, usme mai Dunki leke aane waala hoon, saare National integration rakhta hoon, waise bhi jab meri film aati hai us din Eid hoti hai” (We started with Pathaan on 26th January, brought Jawan on Janmashtami, and now the new year is coming, Christmas is approaching, and I will be bringing Dunki. I always promote national integration; anyway, when my film comes out, it’s like Eid).
For Khan’s legion of fans, his film releases are more than just cinematic events; they are grand celebrations, eagerly anticipated and celebrated with fervor. “Pathaan” and “Jawan” have solidified this notion, and now the fans can look forward to another blockbuster celebration with “Dunki.”
“Dunki” holds special significance as it marks the first-ever collaboration between Shah Rukh Khan and the acclaimed director Rajkumar Hirani. The film is expected to showcase Khan in a role where he portrays a Punjabi character dealing with immigration challenges. Opposite Khan, the talented actress Taapsee Pannu will grace the screen, adding further excitement to the film’s ensemble cast.
In a recent interview, Shah Rukh Khan expressed his confidence in the success of all three of his comeback films, stating that he is not nervous at all about the outcome. His track record with “Pathaan” and “Jawan” has been nothing short of spectacular, leaving fans with high hopes for “Dunki” to complete the hat-trick of blockbusters.
With the announcement of “Dunki” releasing this Christmas, the excitement among SRK fans has reached a fever pitch. Mark your calendars for what promises to be a cinematic treat and an unforgettable Christmas celebration at the movies, as Shah Rukh Khan gears up to weave his magic once again on the silver screen with “Dunki.” As the actor famously declares, “Picture abhi baaki hai mere dost” (The movie is not over yet, my friend), and for Shah Rukh Khan fans, the best is yet to come.