Indian action thriller movie Raees is directed by Rahul Dholakia under the production banner of Excel Entertainment & Red Chillies Entertainment. Raees stars The King Khan - Shah Rukh Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui & Mahira Khan in the main lead roles, while Sheeba Chaddha & Atul Kulkarni in the main supporting roles + Sunny Leone in a special appearance for an item song titled 'Laila O Laila'. The first teaser of Raees was released & uploaded on Youtube on 16th July, 2016 by the Red Chillies Entertainment, and it received a very good response from the audience too.
The official trailer of the movie was released on 07th December, 2016 as promised by the lead star SRK in one of his video on Youtube. The movie trailer got a tremendous response as it crossed the 1 Million mark in less than 6 hours and making it's way to the #1 on Trending in Youtube India.
Music for Raees is composed by Ram Sampath & Faizan-Agnel, while the lyrics for all the movie songs are written by Javed Akhtar. The music rights of the movie are acquired by Zee Music Company & movie is slated to release in cinemas on 26th January, 2017 (the initial release date of Raees was 6th July 2017 but due to incompletion of the many scenes & clash with Salman Khan starrer Sultan the release date was postponed to 26th Jan. which was again clashing with Hrithik Roshan starrer Kaabil but Kaabil was later preponed).