New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, also known as the “King of Bollywood,” graced the city of Dubai with his presence as the highly-anticipated Jawan trailer was unveiled on the towering canvas of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. Thousands of fans gathered to witness this grand spectacle, turning the Dubai skyline into a dazzling show of lights.
Dressed in a stylish ensemble comprising a black T-shirt, matching denims, a vibrant red jacket, and cool sunglasses, Shah Rukh Khan took center stage during this momentous event. The actor not only addressed his adoring fans but also shared some iconic lines from his upcoming film.
In a heartwarming message to parents in the audience, Shah Rukh Khan stated, “To all the parents here, bete ko haath lagane se pahle baap se baat kar” (Before touching your son, talk to his father). He went on to extend his wishes for good health to all his fans. Shah Rukh Khan, known for his powerful dialogues, also recited one from the movie, declaring, “Main kaun hoon. Kaun nahi. Pata nahi. Maa ko kiya wada hoon. Ya adhoora ik iraada hoon. Main achha hoon. Bura hoon. Punya hoon yaa paap hoon. Ye khud se puchna. Kyunki main bhi aap hoon” (Who am I, who I am not. I don’t know. I am a promise made to a mother or I am an incomplete intention. Ask yourself if I am good or bad, virtue or evil because I am what you are).
The excitement around the Jawan trailer had been building for days, with fans eagerly anticipating its release after demanding it during Shah Rukh Khan’s recent Ask Me Anything session on X. The actor finally fulfilled their wishes by unveiling the trailer on the platform. Shortly thereafter, the trailer was projected onto the iconic Burj Khalifa, creating a larger-than-life cinematic experience.
Sharing the trailer on X, Shah Rukh Khan wrote, “Of Justice & A Jawan. Of Women & their Vengeance. Of a Mother & A Son. And of course, a lot of Fun!!! Ready Ahhh!!! #JawanTrailer out now! #Jawan releasing worldwide on 7th September, 2023 in Hindi, Tamil & Telugu.”
The Jawan trailer begins with a gripping scene of a wounded man floating on a river, ultimately saved by a tribe. Shah Rukh Khan’s character is introduced, describing a king who faced relentless defeats in battles, wandering through the jungle, hungry, thirsty, and seething with anger. The trailer then delves into high-octane action sequences, featuring Shah Rukh Khan alongside co-stars Sanya Malhotra, Priyamani, Girija Oak, Sanjeeta Bhattacharya, Lehar Khan, and Aaliyah Qureshi as they hijack a Metro in an electrifying heist.
The cheer of the crowd is the testament of the storm that #Jawan is going to be! Right from the Burj Khalifa 🔥#ShahRukhKhan #Jawan #JawanInDubai #JawanCelebrationAtBurjKhalifapic.twitter.com/V8eRNUULLo
— Shah Rukh Khan Fan Club – INDIA (@SRK_FC_INDIA) August 31, 2023
Shah Rukh Khan, who is rumored to portray a dual role of a father and son in Jawan, flaunts different looks, sporting grey hair in one and a distinct mustache in another. The trailer offers a glimpse of Nayanthara as a determined cop in pursuit of Shah Rukh’s vigilante character while also hinting at a romantic subplot. Additionally, Deepika Padukone makes a brief appearance, adding to the intrigue, as she pushes Shah Rukh to the ground. The antagonist, played by Vijay Sethupathi, introduces himself as Kalee, dubbing himself the “fourth largest weapons dealer in the world.”
With the release of the Jawan trailer on the Burj Khalifa, Shah Rukh Khan, and the entire cast and crew have set the stage for what promises to be an action-packed and thrilling cinematic experience when the movie releases worldwide on September 7, 2023, in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu. Bollywood enthusiasts and Shah Rukh Khan fans can undoubtedly expect a roller-coaster ride of emotions and entertainment.