Famous author Paulo Coelho has complimented Shah Rukh Khan as a “great actor” in the wake of the enormous success of his “Pathaan”.
From fans to members of the film industry, almost everyone went gaga over the film. Paulo Coelho too.
Re-sharing video of Shah Rukh meeting his hundreds of fans gathered outside Mannat after Pathaan’s release on his Twitter handle, Paulo wrote, “King. Legend. Friend. But above all GREAT ACTOR ( for those who don’t know him in the West, I strongly suggest “My name is Khan- and I am not a terrorist”).” ‘Eleven Minutes’ author also introduced King Khan to the people in the West by asking them to watch My Name Is Khan.
King. Legend . Friend. But above all
( for those who don’t know him in the West, I strongly suggest “My name is Khan- and I am not a terrorist”) https://t.co/fka54F1ycc
— Paulo Coelho (@paulocoelho) February 2, 2023
On Friday, after his appreciation post, the King of Bollywood SRK responded in his signature style. He wrote, “You are always too kind my friend. Let us meet up sooner than soon!! Bless you.”
You are always too kind my friend. Let us meet up sooner than soon!! Bless you https://t.co/7jLTJ4I8ec
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) February 3, 2023
Talking about ‘Pathaan’, which was released on January 25, also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in the lead roles. Apart from “seeti maar” dialogues and high-octane action scenes, it’s Salman Khan’s extended cameo as Tiger that has made the film more special.
Helmed by Siddharth Anand, the film was declared a blockbuster hit and has minted Rs 634 crore, Gross, Worldwide in its first week.
SRK will be seen in ‘Jawan’ which is set to hit the theatres on June 2, 2023, across five languages – Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.
He also has Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘Dunki’. The film marks SRK’s first collaboration with Taapsee Pannu.