Costume designer Sheetal Sharma revealed SRK will be seen in three different looks in Raees
Shah Rukh Khan plays bootlegger turned gangster in Raees
Sheetal Sharma, who has worked with Shah Rukh Khan for his film Raees has revealed that the superstar will be seen in three different looks in the film.
She said, “The story of the film starts from a normal boy from small town to becoming a big person so you all will see that transformation in his looks”.
There are three different phases of his life and we had to gradually show the progression so basically he has three different looks in the film. The film set in 1980s Gujarat, Raees tells the story of a bootlegger whose business is thwarted by a tough policeman.
Further, Sharma said Shah Rukh is very open to experimenting with his looks. “It’s always a pleasure to work with Shah Rukh because he is so open for experimenting with his looks.
He came up with some wonderful suggestions during trials and he tries to make the character as real as possible. Elaborating on his look, she said: “Its a typical 80’s style look with big collars. Everything will have pastel colours and slowly moving to dark colours. We have kept the elegance intact, but maintained that it shouldn’t become over board.”
This film is directed by Rahul Dholakia, the film also features Nawazuddin Siddiqui and marks the Bollywood debut of Pakistani actress Mahira Khan.
The film will hit on cinema’s on January 26, 2017 and produced by Gauri Khan, Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under their banners Red Chillies Entertainment and Excel Entertainment.