Shah Rukh Khan will be seen playing a Gujarati bootlegger in the Rahul Dholakia directorial.
Bollywood much awaited movie set to release on Republic Day, 2017, reportedly, it’s trailer be released in the next 48 hours.
Shah Rukh had earlier confirmed that the film's trailer will be released in December, and speculations were rife that it would be adjoined to the 'Dear Zindagi' prints. However, the rumours were later negated.
The co-producer of the film Ritesh Sidhwani wrote on his blog that, “Raees trailer date, time place official announcement coming soon….stay turned for the next 48 hours...luv”.
Farhan Akhtar also co-produce the film. As per reports, the trio of Ritesh, Farhan and SRK are planning to take the trailer to a good nine cities, live streaming it directly.
Pakistani actress Mahira Khan plays the female lead in the film.
Incidentally, Farhan was all set to play a cop in the film. However, the producer had to bow out ultimately, only to be replaced by Nawazuddin Siddiqui.