Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s first release for 2014 finally has a confirmed release date. The film, directed by Farah Khan, will release on Thursday, October 23rd 2014 – which gives it an extended 4 day Diwali weekend in theatres.
The first look poster of the film will be unveiled on the two most popular social networking websites – Facebook and Twitter.
Happy New Year reunites the winning ‘Om Shanti Om’ team with Farah directing Shahrukh and Deepika Padukone almost 7 years after their last film together.
The film also stars Boman Irani, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood and Vivaan Shah.
The makers are also using the social media platforms to create curiosity and anticipation around the first look poster’, what with #WackyWishes and #HNYPoster both trending on micro-blogging website Twitter.
Shahrukh Khan tweeted: Send #HappyNewYear #WackyWishes @HNY & if I like it, I will not only re-tweet it but also send you a personalized new year message.
“Every fan can get personalised #HNYPoster autographed by Shah Rukh Khan. Tweet now to @iamsrk with @Hny #HNYPoster & Get Yours Now! Hurry!!”
Deepika Padukone: I will send you a personalized #HNYPoster in your name handwritten by me . Tweet to @deepikapadukone with @HNY #HNYPoster & Get it Now!
Abhishek Bachchan: Guys, I’ll send you a personalised #HNYPoster autographed. Just tweet me @juniourbachchan with @HNY #HNYPoster