Shah Rukh Khan in his latest interview revealed that until he signed Pathaan ‘nobody took him for an action film’. Reveals he wants to next do ‘Over-The-Top’ Action Films.
Another action film for SRK?
Shah Rukh Khan recently opened up about his onscreen image which he has created for himself in the hearts and minds of his fans. After being the king of romance for years, he will now be trying some action avatars. SRK will be soon seen doing high-definition action scenes in Siddharth Anand’s Pathaan, which has been in the making for quite some time.
Co-starring Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in the key roles, the much-awaited film Pathaan will hit the theatre screens on January 25, next year. With this SRK revealed that before signing Pathaan no one ever offered SRK an action film.
The King of Bollywood in his latest interaction with the media revealed that he was never offered an action film. Now he has planned to do an action film next year too. He further cited Mission Impossible as an example and said he wants to do such kinda over-the-top action films.
No more a romantic hero
Speaking to Deadline, SRK said, “I’ve never done an action film, I’ve done really sweet love stories, I’ve done some social dramas, I’ve done some bad guys, but nobody was taking me for action. I’m 57 years old, and I thought for the next years I have to do action films, I want to do Mission Impossible-ish kind of films. I want to do over-the-top kind of action films.”
Meanwhile, the Pathaan actor was in the news lately. After completing the shooting schedule for director Rajkumar Hirani’s Dunki in Saudi Arabia, he was seen performing Umrah at the holy place of Mecca. Soon after his photos surfaced on the web, they went viral and netizens hailed them. The superstar is currently juggling between the shoots of his upcoming film including Dunki, Pathaan, and Jawan.