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Shahrukh Khan to promote ‘Chennai Express’ during IPL finale

Kolkata, May 24 (): Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, co-owner of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), will take the ‘Extraaa Innings T20′ in the finals of the IPL cricket to promote his forthcoming film ‘Chennai Express’. The most interesting finals of the IPL will be played in Kolkata’s home ground Eden Gardens.

Directed by Rohit Shetty, ‘Chennai Express’ starring Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles is scheduled for release in August 2013.

As per the reports, Shahrukh Khan will launch the official trailer of his upcoming film “Chennai Express” after the final match.

The official Twitter page of Chennai Express tweeted, “We’ve got a special #ChennaiExpress surprise in store for you on @IPL Extra Innings this Sunday on @SonyMAX! Any guesses what it is?”

“We wouldn’t want to spoil the surprise by revealing it! 🙂 But we assure you, its something that you’ve been waiting for!”

“And the surprise.. @iamsrk to appear on @IPL Extra Innings T20 Final on May 26 on @SonyMAX to talk about #ChennaiExpress! So #ReadySteadyPo”

The surprise will unfold during the IPL Extra Innings T20 final on May 26 on Sony MAX.

The buzz says that SRK will launch the film’s official trailer after the finale match.

The actor has come up with a promotional trailer for his appearance on the show.  The promos for the show are aired on Set MAX. The promotional video launched by SRK for the trailer launch  has  insisted his fans to ‘express yourself’. He asks the fans to express their feelings about IPL – all the madness that involves with cricket.

The title track of the Rohit Shetty directorial plays in the background of the promo.

The film’s trailer is supposed to be launched with a splendid display and show and the film which is due to be released in Eid this year is expected to be one of year’s most anticipated and pompous releases!