Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is all set to make a comeback to films after a gap of four years with director Siddharth Anand’s Pathaan. The actor stunned the internet a few months back with a picture of his look from Pathaan where he had completely transformed his look and flaunted eight-pack abs. The trailer of the film has also received much appreciation where the actor is seen as a de facto action star.
Talking about SRK’s transformation, Siddharth said, “Shah Rukh Khan has pushed his body to breaking point for Pathaan. So all the love he is getting for Pathaan’s teaser, he deserves all that and more. I remember when I first met him on Pathaan, we discussed how physically challenging it would be for him and he was game from the start and it shows on screen.”
Fans aside, SRK’s transformation stunned the who’s who of Bollywood. From Gauri Khan and Suhana Khan to Tiger Shroff and Rajkummar Rao, everyone was ‘in awe’ of SRK’s transformation.
That’s what the director said SRK wanted the adrenaline rush and also wanted the audience to feel the same on screen through him. “The way he built his body, the insane training he has done to perform the extremely dangerous stunts, the dangerous terrains and climatic conditions he has thrown his body into and the commitment he has shown to give India the biggest act. acting is incredibly commendable,” he added.
He further said, “The way he has endured all the pain to perform the act we had designed is unbelievable. There is no one like Shah Rukh Khan and you have to wait to watch the film to witness his intensity , with which he has approached the film.”
Pathaan’s teaser was unveiled on SRK’s 57th birthday. The film, which is all set to release on January 25, 2023, also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham.