Shah Rukh Khan, who recently appeared on American talk show My Next Guest Needs No Introduction became the first Indian to grace his presence on the show. And we are pretty sure that it will be a perfectly entertaining episode which the fans around the world can relish! The superstar said that he was thrilled and honoured to share his story with one of the most famous talk show personalities.
In a statement, he said, “I've watched David Letterman's late-night talk show for years and I'm a huge fan of his style of interviewing. I'm thrilled, and honoured to share my story with him. That this is on Netflix is even more special - I'm working with the team on various projects and it's always been exciting partnering with them.”
Shah Rukh took to Twitter, where he shared a picture of himself along with Letterman. He thanked the talk show host for making him feel like himself. Captioning it he wrote, “No more footprints... this is The Abominable Snowman!! Before Batman and Spiderman, there is Mr. Letterman thanks for your generosity. Had too much fun being interviewed. Not because it was about me but because you were kind enough to make me feel I can be me. You are an inspiration sir.”
No more footprints...this is The Abominable Snowman!! Before BatMan & SpiderMan, there is Mr. LetterMan @Letterman Thx for ur generosity. Had 2 much fun being interviewed.Not becos it was about me but becos u were kind enough to make me feel I can be me. U r an inspiration sir. pic.twitter.com/8MkFpWJ0WK— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) May 17, 2019
The show will be presented as a standalone special on Netflix and combines two interests for which Letterman is known for- in-depth conversations with extraordinary people, and in-the-field segments expressing his curiosity and humour.
After interviewing SRK in front of a live audience, Letterman said, "The best part of this job that Netflix has been happy to provide for me is to meet people. And after each one of these sessions I think to myself, it is a very smart, very lovely person from whom I have learned things. You would maybe be at the top of that list."
hosted the first season of the series featuring names such as former US
President Barack Obama, actor George Clooney, Pakistan Nobel Laureate Malala
Yousafzai, hip-hop star Jay-Z, actress Tina Fey and radio producer Howard
Stern. The second season will include conversations between Letterman and Kanye
West, Ellen De Generes, Tiffany Haddish, Lewis Hamilton and Melinda Gates.
Images Source: twitter/iamsrk