ZERO Movie Shah Rukh Khan: Cast, Release Date, Budget, Box Office Prediction

Zero Movie: Cast, Release Date, Box Office Collection, Budget, First Look Posters, Release Date, Screen Count, Predictions, Trailer, Video, Songs & More.

The first look and teaser of Shah Rukh Khan’s most awaited dwarf film has been revealed with the title. The film has been titled ZERO and the fans are going gaga over Shahrukh’s avatar in the film. ZERO is primarily a romatic-comic drama film.  ZERO is directed by Anand L Rai and starsShah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in lead roles. It is their second film together after Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012).  The story of the film is written by national award winning writer Himanshu Sharma and the film will be produced by Gauri Khan and Anand L Rai. ALR has previously directed successful films like Tanu Weds Manu Returns and Raanjhana.

ZERO Movie First Look Poster

The first look of the movie was released on 1 Jan 2018. It features Shahrukh Khan as a dwarf  with the tagline “21st December 2018 se aapke piche”

Zero movie first look poster
Zero movie first look poster

ZERO Movie Star Cast

The movie stars Shah Rukh is the lead role. He will play an intelligent dwarf and funny man in the film. Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma will play female leads in the film. It is believed that Katrina will play a film star in the film while Anushka is playing a physically challenged character. If rumours are to be believed then SRK will play double role in the movie. One as a dwarf and the other is his normal charismatic character and his character name is ‘Bauaa’. Talented actor Tigmanshu Dhulia will play Shahrukh Khan’s father in the film.

The film will have a special appearance by some of the big names of the industry. Here is the list of actors who have a special appearance in the film. Interestingly, all of them will portray themselves in the film.

Special appearance in ZERO

Salman Khan

Deepika Padukone

Rani Mukherji

Kajol

Alia Bhatt

Sridevi

Karisma Kapoor

Juhi Chawla

ZERO Movie Release Date

The movie will release on 21 Dec 2018. There have been lots of speculations regarding the film clashing at Box Office. But all clashes has been avoided. Sushant Singh Rajput and Sara Ali Khan starrer Kedarnath is likely to be postponed to 2019 and Ranveer Singh starrer Simmba, which is an official remake of South Indian film Temper, will release on 28th December 2018. The film is being directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Karan Johar. Both of them are very close friends of SRK and so SRK’s fans are not happy with the release date of Simmba as it would have been better if ZERO got free run for two weeks.

ZERO Movie Teaser

The teaser of the movie was released on 1 Jan 2018. The video showed Khan in his dwarf avatar singing and dancing to Mohammed Rafi’s song “Tumko Humpe Pyaar Aaya”. Neither Kaif nor Sharma appeared in the teaser . However,  in one of the the scene, Khan wore a jacket with a collage of Kaif’s pictures imprinted on it. It suggest that he is playing Katrina’s fan in the film. Have a look at the teaser:

The teaser has received incredible response from the viewers and critics. Within 24 hours, it garnered more than 10 million views on social channels.

ZERO Movie Budget, Screen Count

Bollywood Hungama reported the budget of the film is around 150 crore. Director Aanand L Rai refuted these reports and stated that the film does have a big budget, but nowhere close to the reported amount.

It is too early to comment on the screen count of the film. However, with Red Chillies Entertainment backing it and release date around Christmas, we expect it to be a grand release.

ZERO Movie Box Office Collection, Prediction

The teaser of the movie has created huge buzz. Shah Rukh is certainly back with a bang. However, it is too early to predict the collection of the movie. We will update this section in coming days.

ZERO Movie Story

Nothing has been revealed about the story of the film expect that it will be a romantic-comic drama. The film will celebrate the celebrate the incompleteness of people.

ZERO Movie Songs

The songs of the movie hasn’t been released yet. We will update as soon as they are released.

ZERO Movie: Details & Interesting Facts

  1. Visual effects were heavily used to make Khan’s character three feet tall. The makers took inspiration from the technology used in The Lord of The Rings and Hobbit. The makers has not superimposed SRK’s face on a dwarf actor. They have shoot it using Forced Perspective, a technique that employs optical illusion to make an object appear farther away, closer, larger or smaller than it actually is.
  2. Initially, Salman Khan was approached for the role in 2012. The role eventually went to SRK. According to Rai, SRK is a perfect actor to play an intelligent dwarf ma on big screen.
  3. Shahrukh is the second actor in Indian cinema to play a little person after Kamal Haasan in Apoorva Sagodharargal (1989).
  4. There is a Holi song in the movie featuring SRK and Anushka. There is also a song featuring SRK and Salman and its name is likely to be ‘Karle Ishqbaazi’.

SRK is in dire need of a blockbuster after Chennai Express (2013) and ZERO is his best bet. What do you think? How will the movie perform at Box Office? Write to us in the comments section.

Pari Movie (2018) Star Cast, Release Date & Other Details

Anushka Sharma is set for her next production venture after NH10 and Phillauri. Just like her last two films, Pari also looks different and promising. Anushka Sharma will play an angel in the film.  The movie is directed by debutant Prosit Roy. Have a look at the details of the film:

Pari Movie Star Cast

The movie stars Anushka Sharma in the lead role. The male lead in the film is famous Bengali actor Parambrata Chatterjee. Before Pari, Parambrata Chatterjee has worked in some Bollywood films as well. Some of his notable Bollywood movies are Kahaani, Gang Of Ghosts, Yaar Silly Silly and Traffic.

Pari Movie Release Date

The movie is scheduled for release on 9 Feb 2017. It will clash with Kartik Aryan and Nusrat Bharucha starrer Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety.

Pari Movie First Look

The first look poster of the movie was released on 13 Jun 2017. Anushka Sharma impressed everyone with her scary angel look. Have a look at the first look poster of Pari:

Pari movie first look feat. Anushka Sharma
Image Courtesy: Anushka Sharma’s Twitter

After the first look, Ansuhka shared a haunting still of the movie. The 29-year-old actress looks slightly scary in the poster. The posters clearly suggest that the film is a dark horror thriller drama. Have a look at the still:

Pari movie poster feat. Anushka Sharma
Image Courtesy: Anushka Sharma’s Twitter

Pari Movie News

  1. During the shooting of the film in August 2017 in south 24 Parganas district of West Bengal, a technician (Shah Alam) died of electrocution. The shooting of the film at the shooting site was immediately stopped.
  2. The shooting of the movie has already been wrapped up and it the trailer of the movie is expected to be released in the first week of January.

The film is co-produced by Clean Slate Films and KriArj Entertainment. Clean Slate Films is a production company owned by Ansuhka and his brother Karnesh Sharma.

Anushka Sharma’s last three films

Anushka Sharma’s had two releases in 2017. Her first film of 2017, Phillauri had an average run at the box office. Anushka’s acting was appreciated by the viewers and critics but the movie failed to strike chord with the audience. Her last release was Imtiaz Ali’s Jab Harry Met Sejal. It starred SRK opposite him. Despite huge publicity, the movie bombed at the box office.

While 2017 hasn’t been good, 2016 was a fruitful year for Ansuhka Sharma. She worked in Sultan and Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. Both movies were big hits at the box office. Ansuhka was even nominated for both her role at various award functions.

Pari will be an important film for Anushka as her last two films have tanked at the box office. Pari looks different and may find it difficult to strike chord with Indian audience. Let’s wait and watch.