Shah Rukh Khan after shooting for his upcoming film Pathan (which also features Deepika Padukone and John Abraham), Bollywood’s King Khan is reported to be going to work with popular Tamil cinema director and screenwriter, Atlee Kumar in September. The title of the movie hasn’t been confirmed yet but there are reports suggesting that SRK will be playing a double role in the film.
Atlee’s upcoming movie also features Nayanthara, Sanya Malhotra and Sunil Grover in key roles. A source informed that Shah Rukh Khan will be on a 10 day schedule with the director and the movie would be shot in Pune. The subsequent shooting locations according to the reports are Mumbai, Dubai and a few more. Even though the news of this project has been in the wind since 2020, the official announcement will be made on the day it goes on floors.
Winner of the Vijay Award for Best Debut director for his directorial debut Raja Rani in the year 2013, Atlee Kumar is directing a Bollywood movie for the first time. The Tamil filmmaker has previously worked as an assistant director with well-known director Shankar Shanmugam for films Enthiran (2010) and Nanban (2012). Atlee’s most popular films include Raja Rani, Theri, Bigil and Mersal.
About Shah Rukh Khan:
Famous DDLJ actor Shah Rukh Khan is undoubtedly the most famous Bollywood actor which has resulted in him being called the “Badshah of Bollywood”, “King of Bollywood”, “King Khan” and so on. He is the winner or 14 Filmfare Awards, has appeared in more than 80 Bollywood films and has a fan base of over 1 million. He has played key roles in some of the iconic Indian movies like Chak De! India, My Name is Khan, Veer-Zara and many more.
Fans are extremely excited to see the Bollywood’s King of Romance working with Kollywood director Atlee Kumar who has worked with some of Kollywood’s biggest stars just at the age of 29. The upcoming SRK-Atlee combo is sure to exceed expectations and thrill fans