Atlee Kumar, who turned a year older yesterday (September 21), has shared a picture from his birthday celebrations where he posed with none other than superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Thalapathy Vijay. In the picture, Shah Rukh, Vijay and Atlee happily pose for the camera in all-black outfits. Calling Shah Rukh and Vijay his “pillars”, he wrote, “What more can I ask for on my birthday, the best birthday ever with my pillars my dear @iamsrk sir & ennoda annae ennoda #Thalapathy,” followed by heart- emoticons. Soon after he shared the post, excited fans flooded the comments section. One fan wrote “King of Bollywood and King of Kollywood” while another wrote, “SRK & Vijay together in a frame. For the first time Superb Thanks Anna for this.”
— atlee (@Atlee_dir) 22 September 2022
Atlee is making her Bollywood debut with her upcoming film Javan, starring Shah Rukh Khan and Nayanthara. The action thriller also stars Sanya Malhotra and Priyamani in lead roles. A few months ago, he unveiled the teaser and the first look of Shah Rukh Khan. Atlee shared the teaser and wrote, “Feeling emotional, excited and blessed. Grew up admiring you but never imagined directing you sir. @iamsrk and I proudly present you #Jawan”
Javan is slated to release next year on June 2 in five regional languages - Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Shah Rukh Khan has too Pathan with Deepika Padukone and John Abraham. The film is expected to premiere next year. On the other hand, Vijay is busy shooting for his next Varisu with Rashmika Mandanna.