“Coolie No. 1” comedy drama movie
Coolie No. 1 is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language comedy film directed by David Dhawan and produced by Vashu Bhagnani. A remake of the 1995 film of the same name which itself is a remake of the 1993 Tamil film Chinna Mapillai. The film stars Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan, with Paresh Rawal in a supporting role.
The music of the film is composed by Tanishk Bagchi, Lijo George – DJ Chetas and Javed – Mohsin while the lyrics are written by Sameer, Rashmi Virag, Shabbir Ahmed and Danish Sabri. The motion poster featured a remixed version of the song “Main Toh Raste Se Jaa Raha Tha”.
It has been confirmed that the song, originally composed by Anand-Milind and written by Sameer will be recreated for the film. Principal photography began on 8 August 2019 in Bangkok. The film was set to be theatrically released in India on 1 May 2020.
But was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The film is scheduled to be released on 25 December 2020 on Amazon Prime Video, coinciding with Christmas.