First look poster of ‘Raees’ unveiled

MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan on Thursday unveiled the first poster of his film Raees, which sees him in a bespectacled and bearded avatar.


“The official first poster of #Raees is here! Have a look and let me know what you guys think!” Khan posted on Facebook.

The Rahul Dholakia-directed film is set in 1980s Gujarat, and tells the story of a bootlegger whose business is thwarted by a tough policeman.

The film also stars Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. It will release on Eid in 2016, the same day as Salman Khan’s Sultan is scheduled for release.