Ranveer Singh REACTS on Replacing Shah Rukh Khan in Don 3, Says ‘Taking the Baton Forward, I Will Give My Best Shot’

Ranveer Singh opens up about his take on Don franchise after he replaces Shah Rukh Khan in Farhan Akhtar's Don 3

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Ranveer Singh REACTS on Replacing Shah Rukh Khan in Don 3, Says ‘Taking the Baton Forward, I Will Give My Best Shot’
Ranveer Singh recently made an appearance at the Red Sea Film Festival where he addressed the backlash following the announcement of his upcoming film, Don 3. Reflecting on the enduring adoration for the film series over the years, he acknowledged the criticism and expressed his intention to infuse his own unique spin into the franchise, aiming to rejuvenate it with his personal touch. ALSO READ: Don 3: ‘No SRK, No DON’ Say Netizens As They Express Disappointment With Ranveer Singh's First Look, As Don: ‘Don Nahi Chapri Don’

Speaking about carrying the Don franchise forward, Ranveer said, "I’m hoping to make Don my own and give it my spin, my interpretation. It is the handing over of the baton of one of the most loved and revered franchises of Hindi cinema. " In the final remarks, Ranveer emphasized his commitment to honouring the role's legacy, recognizing the immense reputation of the senior actors who previously portrayed the character. ALSO READ: Don 3: Priyanka Chopra Reportedly Gives A Nod To Farhan Akhtar's Film, Will Star As ‘Junglee Bill’ Alongside Ranveer Singh Post Shah Rukh Khan Exit!

He expressed gratitude for the significant opportunity, acknowledging the responsibility of carrying forward the legacy of two legendary superstars. Ranveer pledged to give his absolute best, assuring that audiences will witness his utmost dedication and promising to showcase his finest performance, wholeheartedly stepping into the role of Don.


During a previous media conversation, Ranveer Singh expressed his excitement at the prospect of embodying the iconic characters previously portrayed by the legendary Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan in the Don franchise. The actor conveyed the thrill of stepping into their esteemed shoes, relishing the opportunity to contribute to the legacy. It's worth noting that Don 3 is scheduled for release in 2025.

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