Raees (English: Wealthy) is an upcoming Indian crime film directed by Rahul Dholakia and produced by Farhan Akhtar, Ritesh Sidhwani and Gauri Khan under the banners of Excel Entertainment and Red Chillies Entertainment.
The film stars Shah Rukh Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in lead roles. Mahira Khan plays the lead female role. This will mark the debut of the Pakistani actress in Bollywood. Set in 1980s Gujarat, the film tells the story of a bootlegger whose business is thwarted by a tough policeman.