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