‘Chennai Express‘ is an upcoming Bollywood film starring Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles. The movie is directed by Rohit Shetty and it is first time when Shahrukh Khan and Rohit Shetty is working together. Rohit Shetty is a famous director and who has directed so many Action films. This is the second collaboration between Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone after the 2007 superhit film ‘Om Shanti Om‘.
The movie is also features Sathyaraj, Manorama, Sainath Dukkipati, Kapil Sharma in supporting roles. The movie is jointly produced by Gauri Khan, Ronnie Screwvala, Siddharth Roy Kapur under the banner of Shahrukh Khan’s production house Red Chillies Entertainment. Kajol and Priyamani will give special appearance in the movie. Chennai Express is an officially remake to the 1982 film “Angoor“. It’s genre will be Action Comedy and Romance. Chennai Express is written by K. Subaash.
First Look Poster
The story of the movie is based on a person (Played by Shahrukh Khan) who travels from Mumbai to Rameshwaram and what happens during the journey. There is a lot of romance keeping Shahrukh Khan in mind but it will also a typical Rohit Shetty film with cars blowing up and lots of action. Rohit Shetty is also saying that it is a hard-core commercial film with romantic angle.
Have a look on the trailer
Firstly, Shahrukh Khan was first lead actor who singed the film. Secondly, Kareena Kapoor, Asin Thottumkal and Deepika Padukone were considered for the leading lady in the film but Deepika Padukone was selected for the female lead role in the movie.
- Shahrukh Khan will play the role of Rahul
- Deepika Padukone will play the role of Priya
- Sathyaraj will play the role of Priya’s Father
- Manorama will play the role of Priya’s Aunt
- Sainath Dukkipati will play the role of Priya’s Brother
- Kapil Sharma
- Kajol will give special appearance in the movie
- Priyamani will also give special appearance in the movie
The music in this movie is given by A.R. Rahman, Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani.