John Abraham film to get Dubai world premiere

Bollywood movie was filmed in the emirate and the Dubai tourism board will sponsor the screening event

Knowledge story, The Knowledge

Bollywood movie ‘Welcome Back’ is to have its world premiere in Dubai on September 4, the Indian Express reported.

The movie, which stars famous names John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar, Paresh Rawal, Shruti Haasan, Dimple Kapadia and Naseeruddin Shah and is directed by Anees Bazmee, is a sequel to 'Welcome', which was a massive blockbuster success and the second highest grossing Bollywood film of 2007.

The world premiere will be held Jumeirah Zabeel Saray hotel on Palm Jumeirah and will be sponsored by Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing. A premiere extends the strong links the movie has to the emirate as several scenes were reportedly filmed in the UAE city.

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