Megastar Shah Rukh Khan has planned a worldwide tour to promote his upcoming film ‘Happy New Year’. The tour that has been named ‘SLAM!’ and will commence in Sept. 19 in Houston and will continue through New Jersey, Toronto, Chicago, Vancouver and San Jose. The 48—year—old actor took to Twitter to share the news with his fans:“Seduce you … love you … amaze you … go mad with you! SLAM The Tour from the ‘Happy New Year’ Team,” he tweeted.“USA & Canada slammed in Sept. 19th Houston, 20th New Jersey, 21st Toronto, 26th Chicago, 27th Vancouver, 28th San Jose,” he added. The tour will also include rest of the cast of the film, including Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood and debutant Vivaan Shah.The cast will be joined by the film’s director Farah Khan, Malaika Arora Khan, rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh and ‘Baby Doll’ singer Kanika Kapoor. This will be the third time that Shahrukh Khan with director Farah Khan have collaborated after hit movie Om Shanti Om, which also starred Deepika Padukone.
Movie Happy New Year is an upcoming 2014 Bollywood action comedy-drama film directed by Farah Khan and produced by Gauri Khan under the banner of Red Chillies Entertainment. The film has an huge star cast which includes, Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone,Abhishek Bachchan, Sarah Jane Dias, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah, Sonu Sood and Jackie Shroff. The film will be distributed worldwide by Yash Raj Films.
This will be the third collaboration of Khan with the director; they previously worked on Main Hoon Na (2004) and Om Shanti Om(2007), the latter of which also featured Padukone as the female lead. The tagline of the film indicates that it is a musical favored movie. The film is scheduled to be released on Diwali, 24 October 2014, in three different languages Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. Shah rukh Khan recent movie Chennai Express also featured Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan in the movie. The movie was about a south Indian girl and a north Indian girl and how they fall in love. Chennai Express is a 2013 Indian action comedy film directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Gauri Khan for Red Chillies Entertainment. The film starred Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles; it is the second collaboration between Khan and Padukone after Om Shanti Om (2007). It is about a man’s journey from Mumbai to Rameshwaram and what happens along the way after he falls in love with the daughter of a local don. The film was released in the overseas markets on 8 August 2013 and a day later in India on 9 August. Deepika Padukone is busy with her upcoming movie Finding Fanny which is a multi starrer and the movie is set in Goa about a Goan family. The movie Happy New Year is set to release on 24th October 2014.