Dunki a Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed and edited by Rajkumar Hirani, is gearing up for a theatrical release with a captivating storyline centered around “donkey flights,” an illegal immigration entry technique. Starring Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal (in a special appearance), and Boman Irani, the film promises a unique and entertaining cinematic experience. In this article, we explore the details of the film’s OTT release, including the date and platform where audiences can catch this laughter-filled journey.
Dunki is produced under the banners of Red Chillies Entertainment and Jio Studios, bringing together a powerhouse cast led by the iconic Shah Rukh Khan. The film delves into the intriguing concept of “donkey flights” and promises a blend of comedy and drama, under the skilled direction of Rajkumar Hirani.
Principal photography for “Dunki” commenced in April 2022, taking the crew to various locations, including Mumbai, Jabalpur, Kashmir, Budapest, London, Jeddah, and Neom. With a diverse and picturesque backdrop, the film is set to offer a visual treat to the audience.
As the film wrapped up its principal photography in April 2023, fans are eagerly awaiting its theatrical release. The soundtrack, composed by Pritam, and the background score, crafted by Aman Pant, are expected to enhance the overall cinematic experience. Cinematography duties are shared among C. K. Muraleedharan, Manush Nandan, and Amit Roy, promising a visually captivating presentation.
Dunki Theatrical Release Date:
Pen Studios acquired the theatrical rights for North India and West India under the Pen Marudhar Entertainment banner. It will be distributed by Yash Raj Films in international markets, including North America and the United Kingdom. Sree Gokulam Movies acquired theatrical distribution rights of the film in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, SVF acquired the theatrical rights for West Bengal, Home Screen Entertainment bought Singapore distribution rights of the film, while Lighthouse Distribution acquired the distribution rights for Spain.
Dunki OTT Release Date:
“Dunki” is set to hit theaters worldwide on 21 December 2023, creating anticipation among fans of Hindi cinema. The film’s non-theatrical distribution and streaming rights have been strategically secured. JioCinema, the digital platform associated with Jio Studios, has acquired the domestic non-theatrical streaming rights for a substantial ₹155 crores.
While the official OTT release date has not been explicitly mentioned, it is customary for films to transition to digital platforms a few weeks after their theatrical release. Therefore, audiences can expect “Dunki” to make its way to JioCinema in the months following its worldwide theatrical release on 21 December 2023.
Dunki OTT Release Date and Platform:
“Dunki” is not only set to tickle the audience’s funny bone with its unique premise but is also making a strategic move to the digital realm through JioCinema. As the film takes flight both in theaters and on the streaming platform, viewers can prepare for a laughter-filled adventure with Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, and Boman Irani. Stay tuned for updates on the OTT release date, and get ready to catch “Dunki” on JioCinema for a delightful and entertaining experience.