Shahrukh Khan much awaited biggie 'Raees' shooting has been postponed now. Film shooting will commence from last week of March now. However film major shooting is postponed to September 2015. Reason being Shah Rukh Khan starting his home production 'Dilwale' to be directed by Rohit Shetty. SRK has given most of bulk dates of 'Raees' to 'Dilwale.' Also, news is that now Raees will release on EID 2016. There are rumours of Salman Khan 'Sultan' also coming on EID 2016. However no official statement on that is given from the makers nor there is any significant development on that project as if now.
Coming to Raees, SRK will play a Gangster in the film. Raees will be directed by Rahul Dholakia.
Ritesh Sidhwani the film co-producer has stated that film shooting will commence from 28 March 2015. Film major shooting will start only on September 2015. He also stated that they are now plannig to release the film on EID 2016.