The family drama stars Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead alongside veteran actors Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan and Shabana Azmi in key roles.
Karan Johar shared a note on his social media, he captioned it, “My heart is filled with excitement and gratitude, #RockyAurRaniKiPremKahani releasing in cinemas near you on 28th April, 2023! #RRKPK @aapkadharam #JayaBachchan @azmishabana18 @ranveersingh @aliaabhatt @apoorva1972 @ajit_andhare @_ishita_moitra_ @shashankkhaitan @gogoroy @somenmishra @dharmamovies @viacom18studios”
The note read, “After 7 years, it’s time for me to return to my first home – the cinemas. I had the absolute honour of working with not one, but many illustrious actors o the 7th film. The familial nostalgic feeling of an ensemble cast, creating music that captivates the hearts and a story that runs deep to the roots of our family traditions”.
“It’s that time again – to huddle with your family and friends, buy the popcorn and witness just sheer love & entertainment unfold on the big screen. We’re overwhelmed and impatiently excited to finally inform, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani in cinemas on 28th April 2023, Karan Johar”
The film is written by Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan and Sumit Roy. A Dharma Productions project, the film was earlier slated for release on February 10, 2023.