There is a reason why Shahrukh Khan has acquired the title of Bollywood’s King Khan. He likes to do things king-size and never hesitates to offer something exciting and new to his fans who treat him like a King.
As we all know, Shahrukh Khan has been busy shooting for his much-anticipated movie Pathan. The movie is being produced by Yash Raj Films (YRF) and directed by Siddharth Anand. It likewise stars John Abraham and Deepika Padukone in the lead. Aside from being the movie being made on an enormous scale, the creators have stayed quiet about the movie. However, it seems like YRF and Shahrukh Khan are arranging something big to tease their fans with a special announcement.
Revealing the purpose behind the delay in announcing the movies, a source close to the movie revealed “Big and important film for YRF and SRK. They didn’t want to go the traditional route and release a poster. They wanted to announce this earlier this year but due to COVID restrictions, the actual plan went haywire.”
The team needed to shoot action sequences to announce the movie yet couldn’t happen prior. “Now, with some dhamakedaar sequences shot, Shah Rukh Khan and YRF will make an announcement soon with a special video tease that will blow audiences’ minds and give them the real feel of what is in store.”
Prior, while discussing the line-up of her upcoming movies, Deepika confirmed that she was doing Pathan alongside Mahabharata, a remake of Hollywood film The Intern and Shakun Batra’s film. Salman Khan, as well, had confirmed doing an appearance in the movie while hosting Big Boss 14 Weekend Ka Vaar episode. Indeed, in September 2020, John Abraham had liked a tweet that had referenced Pathan in his upcoming line-ups.
While the official announcement is awaited, reports suggest that Pathan is being made on a rumored budget of Rs 250-280 crores. Let’s wait and watch for things to unfold.