Dunki, the upcoming comedy-drama film directed by Rajkumar Hirani, is creating a lot of buzz among the fans of Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal and Boman Irani. The film, which is based on the concept of “Donkey Flight”, an illegal immigration technique used by Indians to enter countries like the UK, Canada and the US, is slated to release on December 22 in India and a day earlier in overseas territories.
The makers of the film have been teasing the audience with glimpses of the film through “drops”, short videos that reveal some aspects of the plot and the characters. The first drop, which was released on November 2, showed Shah Rukh Khan as Hardy, and rest of the cast, including Taapsee Pannu as Manu, Vicky Kaushal as Sukhi, Boman Irani as Gulati and Vikram Kochhar as Buggu.
There was a buzz that the first song of the film titled Lutt Putt Gaya, will release on Rajkumar Hirani’s birthday which is today November 20th. Now, according to a latest media report, the first song of the film, is expected to release on November 22.
The song, which is composed by Pritam, is said to be a peppy number that showcases the fun and adventurous side of the film. The report also claimed that the song will feature Shah Rukh Khan and Taapsee Pannu in a romantic avatar, as well as some glimpses of the other characters.
As per a source close to the project, “After Dunki Drop 1 and intriguing posters, the makers are planning to release the first song from Dunki titled Lutt Putt Gaya on 22nd November, the romantic track is a soulful yet fun melody with quirky dance steps that will make eveyrone groove to the it.”
The song will be released on November 22, a month before the film’s release. It seems like the makers want to create a buzz around the film and the song, and also give the fans a taste of what to expect from Dunki. The song is expected to be promoted extensively on social media and other platforms.
Dunki is produced by Gauri Khan, Rajkumar Hirani and Jyoti Deshpande under the banners of Red Chillies Entertainment, Rajkumar Hirani Films and Jio Studios.