NEW DELHI: After teasing small dialogue videos on social media handles, superstar Shahrukh Khan's "Zaalima" song is out and looks gorgeous!
The 'Raees' song features Pakistani actress Mahira and SRK in his full romantic avatar, which we thought was missing from the gangster flick.
But with "Zaalima" we can be sure that SRK and romance go hand-in-hand. The beautifully picturised song has been sung by Arijit Singh and Harshdeep Kaur and the lyrics have been penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya.
'Raees' has been directed by Rahul Dholakia and will hit the screens on January 25, clashing with Hrithik Roshan's 'Kaabil'.
'Raees' (Wealthy) is an upcoming 2017 Indian action crime thriller film directed by Rahul Dholakia and produced by Gauri Khan, Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under their banners Red Chillies Entertainment and Excel Entertainment. It stars Shahrukh Khan, Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
'Raees' was said to be based on criminal Abdul Latif's life, though the filmmakers deny this, saying, "The story of the film is a pure work of fiction, not based on any person; living or dead." The film is scheduled to be released on January 25, 2017.
The soundtrack was released by Zee Music Company. The song "Laila main Laila" from the 1980 film 'Qurbani' was written by Indeevar, and was originally composed by Kalyanji-Anandji, and it was sung by Amit Kumar, Kanchan, Chorus has been recreated for the film 'Raees'.