Dunki Movie 2023 – Cast, Release, Story

Dunki Movie 2023- Plot, Cast, Release Date, and more!

Shah Rukh Khan and Rajkumar Hirani are one of the biggest names in the film industry. And, now the two of them have joined hands to work on the same project, and fans have never been more excited to see the magic on screen. After giving blockbuster hits like PK, 3 Idiots, Munaa Bhai MBBS series, and Sanju, Raju Hirani is all set with his upcoming movie called Dunki starring Shah Rukh Khan, the king of Bollywood as the lead actor.

The movie ‘Dunki’ is known to be a comedy immigration drama with a lot of emotions and a little bit of romance. Previously the film was titled “Return Ticket”, but was changed to Dunki prior to the title announcement teaser in April 2022.

Dunki Movie 2023- Cast

Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, Dunki stars Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, and Boman Irani in lead roles. The movie marks the first film collaboration between King Khan and Rajkumar Hirani. Also, you will be seeing Shah Rukh Khan paired with Taapsee Pannu for the first time in Dunki.

JIO Studios, Red Chillies Entertainment, and Rajkumar Hirani Films present Dunki. Produced by Rajkumar Hirani and Gauri Khan, the movie is written brilliantly by Abhijat Joshi.

Dunki 2023- Movie Plot

The plot of Dunki is based on ‘Donkey Flight’, a term commonly used for the border immigration issue. To simply put, Donkey Flight is an illegal method, a backdoor route of entering a country abroad via several stops in other countries. It is a popular method that many youngsters use every year to enter their decided country illegally after failing to visit a legitimate way.

According to various reports, Dunki is a story of a Punjabi boy and his adventurous journey to reach Canada using the Donkey Flight method. As per one of Shah Rukh Khan’s interview, the narrative of Dunki is about people who wants to come back home after getting their calling.

The movie has been filmed in different parts of the world, including Jeddah and Neom in Saudi Arabia, Doha in Qatar, Sharjah in UAE, and Kashmir in India. The estimated budget of the movie is Rs. 100 crore (approximately).

Dunki Movie- Release Date

The movie is scheduled to hit the cinema theatres on 22 December 2023. The concept of the movie looks promising and hints at a sure-shot box office winner. Everyone is excited for the much-awaited film to see what is in store.

Film TitleDunki
TypeHindi-language emotional comedy-drama film
CastShah Rukh Khan and Taapsee Pannu
DirectorRajkumar Hirani
ProducersAditya Chopra, Maneesh Sharma
Release Date22nd December 2023
BudgetRs.100 Crore (Estimate)
DistributorsJio Studios, Red Chilies Entertainment
Star CastRajkumar Hirani, Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Boman Irani, Shah Emtiaj
Official TrailerNot released yet
OTT Release DateTo be announced
Theatrical Release Date22nd December 2023

Jawan Movie 2023- Story, Cast, Release

Jawan Movie 2023- Story plot, Cast, and Release date

Megastar Shah Rukh Khan is all set with his highly promising project Jawan. After bidding goodbye to his 4-year-long hiatus from the cinema, King Khan has made a comeback with a terrific cameo appearance in Brahmastra and YRF’s action-packed movie Pathaan. Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming projects include Tamil director Atlee’s Bollywood debut Jawan and Rajkumar Hirani’s Dunki.

Read more to know all about Atlee’s Jawan.

Red Chillies Entertainment is all set to bring Jawan, the highly anticipated action packed film starring Shah Rukh Khan. The action thriller stars the megastar Shah Rukh Khan in a double role. He is paired opposite Nayanthara, the lady superstar of South Indian cinema marking her debut Hindi movie. Jawan is also a dream Bollywood debut for the talented director, Atlee Kumar, who is a huge fan of Shah Rukh Khan.

Jawan Movie 2023- Star cast

Written and directed by superstar director Atlee, Jawan is an upcoming action drama featuring Shah Rukh Khan, Nayanthara, Sanya Malhotra, Vijay Sethupathi, Priyamani, and Sunil Grover in prominent roles.

Deepika Padukone, Sanjay Dutt, and Thalapathy Vijay also appeared in the movie in a cameo role.

Jawan Movie 2023- Plot

The story of Jawan is based on a man who is consumed by personal revenge to straighten out all the wrongs in society while keeping a promise he made years ago. He fights against an evil bandit with no fear. Though not much has been revealed about the film, the first look poster looks promising, suggesting that the movie is going to be high on action as well as entertainment.

King Khan’s decision to collaborate with Atlee came as a great surprise for fans. Initially, the actor-director duo kept the project under wraps and refrained from saying anything officially. Only after finishing shooting the major portions of the film the project was announced.

Jawan Movie 2023- Shooting locations, Budget, and Release Date

The movie was shot in various parts of the country, including Mumbai, Pune, Rajasthan, Aurangabad, Hyderabad, and Chennai. The movie budget is estimated at Rs. 220 crore. Jawan is scheduled to release in theatres on September 7, 2023, on the occasion of Janmashtami. The shooting of the movie is completed and is currently in the post-production stage. Earlier, the film was scheduled for a theatrical release on 2 June 2023. However, for some reason, it got delayed. The trailer for Jawan will be launched on July 12. The biggest action entertainer of the year will be released in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada.

Film TitleJawan
LanguageHindi, with dubbed versions in Tamil and Telugu
GenreAction, Thriller
Lead ActorsShah Rukh Khan (in a dual role), Vijay Sethupathi
Supporting ActorsNayanthara, Priyamani, Sanya Malhotra, Sunil Grover, Yogi Babu
Riddhi Dogra, Astha Agarwal, Kenny Basumatary, Girija Oak,
Ganesh Gurung
Cameo AppearancesDeepika Padukone, Vijay, Sanjay Dutt
Music ComposerAnirudh Ravichander
Principal Photography LocationsPune, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai, Rajasthan, Aurangabad
Production StatusFilming completed
Initial Release DateJune 2, 2023 (postponed due to post-production)
Updated Release DateSeptember 7, 2023
MarketingTitle and video released on June 3, 2022
Motion poster released on May 6, 2023
Music RightsT-Series acquired the rights for ₹36 crore