‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ trailer huge hit with 7 million views

The trailer of upcoming romantic drama ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ has become a huge hit garnering over seven million views on Youtube and Facebook combined. The two-minute-long trailer launched two days ago was watched on Youtube for over 4.5 million times, while it received 2.5 million hits on Facebook.

The trailer was launched by the film’s lead stars Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor along with director Sooraj Barjatya at a Mumbai Suburban theatre on October 1 evening.

The trailer which opens with a pair of hands in ‘namaste’ pose before a portrait of a man his four children is adorned with majestic palaces and characters dressed in vibrant colours. The title track by Palak Munchal plays in the background.

Amidst celebrations, Salman announces his arrival – “Main waapis aagaya hoon” (I am back). Salman will be back as ‘Prem’ in this film after a gap of four years. The last time when his character was named ‘Prem’ was in 2011 film ‘Ready’.

The actor will be seen in a double role – one as Prem, a commoner and as Vijay who is a prince, while Sonam plays the role of a princess Maithali.

The trailer also gives a glimpse of the romance between the lead pair as well as the impending tragedy and heartbreak.

The film brings together Sooraj Barjatya and Salman after almost 16 years after their last film ‘Hum Saath Saath Hai’.

Veteran actor Anupam Kher, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Deepak Dobriyal and Swara Bhaskar are also cast in the film which releases on November 12 on the occasion of Diwali.