Raees is the Forthcoming Bollywood movie directed by Rahul Dholakia and Produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar, and Gauri Khan. Raees Release Date is 25th Jan 2017.

Raees Release Date
Raees Release Date

Raees Lead Star Cast List

1. Shah Rukh Khan as Raees Alam
2. Mahira Khan as Mohsina
3. Nawazuddin Siddiqui as ACP Majmudar

Raees Filming

The Filming of the movie started in started in April 2015. It was done in Mumbai, all the sets were made to depict the Slum Areas of Ahmedabad. The Last Shot of te movie was done in Bhuj in January and February 2016 in spite of being disputes.

Raees Release Date
Raees Filming

Raees Release Issues

Raees Movie not only faced Movie Release issues but also trailer release issues. It was firstly declared that it will release on Eid, July 6, 2016. But as it was clashing with Salman Khan’s Movie Sultan, so the producers decided to release the trailer on the 26th Jan 2017. Again the Film was Clashing with Hrithik Roshan’s Movie Kaabil, later on, both the movies shifted their date to 25th Jan 2017.

Raees Controversy

Raees faced a lot of controversies. Raees Film was First to be shooted in Ahmedabad, but due to various disputes, it shifted in Mumbai.

Another controversy was raised after Uri Attack in 2016. MNS(Maharashtra Navnirman Sena) and IMPPA(Indian Motion Picture Producers Association) banned all the films featuring Pakistani Actors. Raees faced Issue as Mahira Khan is a Pakistani Actress. Later Ban was lifted, on condition that none of the Director should cast any movie with Pakistani Actress and the filmmakers has to pay Rs 5 Crore as Penalty to Indian Army. Indian Army Rejected the Money and this ban was also removed.

Raees Movie Songs

1. Laila Main Laila
2. Zaalima
3. Udi Udi Jaye(To be Released Soon)

All the songs are being liked by the Audience as well as Critics. Raees is one of the much-awaited movies of 2017.