- Shah Rukh Khan: Don
- Priyanka Chopra: Roma
- Lara Dutta: Ayesha
- Kunal Kapoor: Sameer
- Boman Irani: Vardhaan
- Florian Lukas: Jens Berkel
Don - The King is back ( Urdu: ڈان; Hindi: ङाँन; translation: Leader ) is the continuation of which appeared in 2006 Indian film Don - The game begins by director Farhan Akhtar, who has produced with his production company Excel Entertainment the film as well. In India, the film was released on 23 December 2011, both as a 3D movie, as well as in a normal version.
The film will start in Germany on February 16, 2012 in the cinemas. According to information from the B.Z. the film is also intended as a contribution at the upcoming Berlinale, and Shah Ruk Khan had already given his commitment to come to Berlin.
Similar to Don - The game begins the main roles with Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra were occupied with. Also starring Lara Dutta, Kunal Kapoor, Boman Irani and the German actor Florian Lukas and Christian Maria Goebel are seen.
The underworld of Asia is the ruthless drug lord Don ( Shahrukh Khan) already at your feet. But his lust for power and money now leads him to Europe - directly to Berlin. Situated between Alexanderplatz and Brandenburg Gate, he weaves his refined grid. Don introduces a team of old companions and antagonists, together with whom he wants to go through with the coup of his life: He plans to break into the German central bank to steal the euro printing plates. Interpol is close to him while on his heels. In particular, agent Roma ( Priyanka Chopra ) has a score to settle with the smart Mastermind open. During surgery, careful sophisticated soon turns out that abysmal game actually plays Don. One thing is certain: It is not difficult to grasp Don ... It's impossible.
" Don 2 is compared to its predecessor, a very straightforward action film that does not use a large number of narrative threads and excursions into other genres. This globalized version of Bollywood similar with their penchant for elaborate burglaries, playing with different identities and impact of exotic locales, especially the films of the Mission Impossible series. "
Unlike Don - The game begins, who plays primarily in Asia, shifted the scene of the action to Europe, especially in the German capital Berlin.
Were between November 9 and 28, 2010, among other Berlin original locations, scenes of the film at the Brandenburg Gate, Gendarmenmarkt, the Olympic Stadium, turned on Alexanderplatz and at the East Side Gallery. The Berlin Tourist visitberlin has a map " Don in Berlin" published in January 2012, in which the Berlin locations of the film are recorded.
For the planning and realization of the shooting in Berlin, the German production company records Filmbase Berlin responsible for the Don - The King is back has co-produced.
Other Berlin-based companies and foundations such as the Media Board Berlin -Brandenburg, which deals with visitberlin (formerly BTM), Berlin Partner and capital campaign be Berlin, and has teamed Berlin Airports, were next to the Location Department and the Berlin-Brandenburg Film Commission, also involved in the implementation.
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