The trailer for the movie, Welcome to New York has been released, and it looks to be hilarious romp with a star studded cast. The movie is directed by Chakri Toleti, and stars, Sonakshi Sinha, Diljit Dosanjh, Karan Johar, Lara Dutta, Boman Irani, Sushant Rajput, Rana Daggupatti, and even possibly Salman Khan. From the trailer, it looks like Diljit and Sonakshi are the main characters of the story. In the beginning of the trailer, the two are seen to be the opposite of each other in personalities. They are then welcomed to New York, from Lara Dutta and Boman Irani, who seem to be managing some kind of function. It is then releaved that Sonakshi’s character is a fashion designer. Then, we are also introduced to Karan Johar, who seems to be playing an extention of himself, and Ritesh Deshmukh, who is playing an out of work actor. The trailer gets interesting when another Karan is revealed to be the villain of the movie.
Rana Daggupatti is also introduced by using the famous song from Baahubali movie. The tone of the movie is very funny and even though it looks very unrealistic, the effect is successful because it seems that even the actors are leaning into their personas to make comedic gold. There had been no prior information about the movie, so that it was shot in so many locations without much leaks is very admirable, and it will be interesting to see how the movie does on the box office, because it has so many popular actors in it who have very large fan following.
The movie is scheduled to be released on February 23. The response to the initial launch of the teaser was very well recieved by the audiences, and the trailer has also intrigued the audiences as well.