Happy New Year is Shahrukh Khan’s upcoming Bollywood action comedy-drama movie which is being directed by Farah Khan and produced by Shahrukh’s wife Gauri Khan under Red Chillies Entertainment Banner. The film will be distributed worldwide by Yash Raj Films.
Happy New Year cast includes a number of A-list actors like the King Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachan, Booman Irani, Jachie Shroff and Sarah-Jane Dias. This is Shahrukh’s third movie with the director after the booming success of Main Hoon Na and Om Shamti Om.
The story and screenplay of the Happy New Year is written by Farah Khan himself. Shahrukh plays the role of a con artist in Happy New Year with other actors as his members of his team. They make a mega plan to steal high value diamonds under the disguise of participants of a big dancing event. Major part of the film is shot in the prestigious Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai.
Filming of Happy New Year is complete and currently it’s in post-production process. The music of the film is composed by Vishal-Shekhar and the lyrics are penned by Irshad Kamil. The film will be released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on the eve of Diwali, 24 October 2014.