Coolie No 1 motion poster: Varun Dhawan takes us back to the 90s


New Delhi, After the first teaser, the makers of Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan’s Coolie No 1 released the first motion poster of the film today. In the poster, Varun can be seen in the Coolie avatar donning the traditional red and white coolie dress with a white cap along with Kolhapuri chappals.

With the motion poster, the makers also announced the release date of the film which is May 1, 2020.

The second look featuring Varun and Sara together was also released. Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh sharing the second poster wrote, ”Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan… Two new posters of #CoolieNo1… Directed by David Dhawan… Produced by Vashu Bhagnani, Jackky Bhagnani and Deepshikha Deshmukh… 1 May 2020 release.

In ‘Coolie No. 1’, Varun and Sara will be seen sharing screen space for the first time. They began the shooting of ‘Coolie No. 1’ in Bangkok on August 9. Interestingly the muhurat shot of the film was given by Varun’s mother Karuna Dhawan.

Varun will be seen in a comic avatar for the remake of “Coolie No.1”. Earlier, Varun took to social media and shared a BTS video in which he can be seen getting ready for his character Raju.

“Good morning people. Dropping a new video on my YouTube channel. Thoda smile bhi zaroori hain hope it makes you smile,” Varun wrote on Twitter. From making funny facial expressions to using different types of filters and opting a clown face, Varun leaves his fans in splits with the video.

In the background, Varun can be heard saying,”Arre bhai, yeh log daadi banaa rahen hain. Galaa sambhal ke bhai. Aap se dikha rahen hai ki shaving kaise hoti hai”.

The original film, which starred Govinda and Karisma Kapoor in the lead, was directed by Varun’s father and filmmaker David Dhawan.