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Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone flaunt lungi for Chennai Express

bollywood Updated: Jan 03, 2013 10:33 IST
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Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone are seen wearing a lungi in a new poster from Chennai Express. Both the actors look funky in the traditional look with aviators to complete the look.

Shooting of Rohit Shetty's Chennai Express starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone is on in full swing. The unit recently completed a long shooting schedule in Wai. is the first time both SRK and Deepika are working with Rohit Shetty. King Khan seems happy with the experience as he tweeted, "CE: Good shoot, good people, good vibes, good fun. Everyone feels, it's sad the schedule is coming to an end. But v will be bak! Reddy..Steddy.."

The film is produced by SRK's Red Chillies along with UTV Motion Pictures.


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(With additional inputs)