Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is all set to return to films after four years with director Siddharth Anand’s Pathaan. A few months ago, the actor stunned the internet with a picture of his look from Pathaan in which he completely transformed his look and flaunted his eight-pack abs. The trailer of the film, where the actor is perceived as a de facto action star, also received great recognition.
Talking about SRK’s transformation, Siddharth said, “Shah Rukh Khan pushed his body to the breaking point for Pathaan. So all the love he is getting for Pathaan’s teaser, he deserves it all and much more. I remember when I first met him on Pathaan we discussed how physically demanding it was going to be for him and he was game right from the start and it shows on screen.”
Apart from fans, SRK’s transformation has stunned the who’s who of Bollywood. From Gauri Khan and Suhan Khan to Tiger Shroff and Rajkummar Rao, everyone was “amazed” by SRK’s transformation.
The director said so SRK he wanted adrenaline and he also wanted the audience on the screen to feel the same through him. “The way he built his body, the crazy training he did to be able to perform extremely dangerous stunts, the dangerous terrains and climates he threw his body into and the determination he showed to give India the biggest event.” the spectacle is incredibly commendable,” he added.
He went on to say: “The way he endured all that pain to do the action we suggested is unbelievable. There is no one like Shah Rukh Khan and you have to wait until you see the film to witness the intensity with which he approached the film.”