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Directed byBaljit Singh Deo
Produced by
Screenplay byGippy Grewal
Story byGippy Grewal
Music byJatinder Shah
Rochak Kohli
Payal Dev
Aditya Dev
Jay K
Jatinder Shah
CinematographyBaljit Singh Deo
Edited byRohit Dhiman
Distributed byT-Series
Release date
  • 1 November 2019 (2019-11-01) (India)
Running time
135 minutes[1]

Daaka is an Indian Punjabi-language action comedy film[1] directed by Baljit Singh Deo [2] The film is scheduled to be released in November 2019.



Development of the film commenced in 2018. On 27 November 2018, Gippy Grewal worked with T-Series. On 21 February 2019 principal photography began using cinematographer Baljit Singh Deo. The leads were played by Grewal and Zareen Khan.[3]

Release and marketing[edit]

Gippy Grewal announced Daaka in February 2019.[3] The official teaser was launched by T-Series on 29 August 2019.[4] The official trailer was distributed by T-Series on 5 October 2019.[5]

Daaka had been scheduled to be released on 13 September 2019 but was delayed to 1 November 2019.[6]


Soundtrack album by
Jatinder Shah, Rochak Kohli, Payal Dev, Aditya Dev and Jay K
Released31 October 2019[7]
GenreFeature film soundtrack
External audio
Official Audio Jukebox on YouTube

The music waa composed by Jatinder Shah, Rochak Kohli, Payal Dev, Aditya Dev and Jay K. The lyrics were written by Gautam G Sharma, Gurpreet Saini, Happy Raikoti and Kumaar.

1."Phulkari" (Original lyrics by: Jagdev Mann)Gautam G Sharma, Gurpreet SainiPayal DevGippy Grewal2:47
2."Daaka Title Track"Happy RaikotiJay KHimmat Sandhu4:16
3."Koi Aaye Na Rabba"KumaarRochak KohliRochak Kohli, B Praak4:02
4."Gal Theek Ni Lagdi"Happy RaikotiJatinder ShahSunidhi Chauhan, Gippy Grewal2:53
5."Phulkari Version 2" (Original lyrics by: Jagdev Mann)Gautam G Sharma,Gurpreet SainiPayal DevGippy Grewal1:51
Total length:15:49


Critical response[edit]

Gurnaaz Kaur of The Tribune gave the film three and a half stars out of five. Kaur concluded, "The story maybe a clichéd one, the execution still gets the thumbs-up. To have such a well-crafted tale in Punjabi cinema is a matter of pride. It reflects the growing technical strength of the industry".[8] Gurlove Singh of BookMyShow said, "Daaka is an interesting story that has been narrated stylishly. The film is absolutely entertaining [...] The film has everything – love, thrill, violence, colorful songs and more. It cannot be denied that Daaka is a complete package".[9]


  1. ^ a b "DAAKA (2019)". British Board of Film Classification. Retrieved 31 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Bhushan Kumar Gippy Grewal's next Daaka goes on floors". United News of India. 21 February 2019. Retrieved 28 August 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Daaka: The first collaboration of Gippy Grewal and Bhushan Kumar goes on the floor - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Daaka Teaser - Gippy Grewal, Zareen Khan - Bhushan Kumar - Baljit Singh Deo - Trailer Releasing Soon". YouTube. T-Series. 29 August 2019.
  5. ^ "Official Trailer: Daaka - Gippy Grewal, Zareen Khan - Bhushan Kumar - Baljit Singh Deo". YouTube. T-Series. 5 October 2019.
  6. ^ "Daaka: The Gippy Grewal starrer gets a release date - 'Do Dooni Panj' to 'Shadaa' to 'Manje Bistre 2', Punjabi movies to look forward in 2019". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 August 2019.
  7. ^ "Daaka - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack". Jio Saavn.
  8. ^ Kaur, Gurnaaz (1 November 2019). "Movie Review - Daaka: The poor boy-rich girl formula works". The Tribune. Retrieved 1 November 2019.
  9. ^ Singh, Gurlove (1 November 2019). "[Review] Gippy Grewal & Rana Ranbir Deliver Superlative Performances in Daaka". BookMyShow. Retrieved 5 November 2019.

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