Shah Rukh Khan is enjoying this year like nobody else with back-to-back blockbusters like Pathaan and Jawan and his third film of 2023 is about to release. Bollywood superstar's much-anticipated film Dunki, directed by the renowned filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, is set to hit the screens on December 22. The movie features a stellar cast including Vicky Kaushal, Taapsee Pannu, Boman Irani, Sunil Grover, and more. In a recent interaction, King Khan shared a comical anecdote about his co-star, Vicky Kaushal, adding to the excitement surrounding the film's release. ALSO READ: Shah Rukh Khan’s Residence Mannat Has ‘Airport-Like Security Check’? Actor’s Dunki Co-Star Makes Exciting Revelation About Superstar’s Home
Recently, a new clip from Dunki sets was released, featuring the Swades star with Taapsee, and Rajkumar Hirani engaging in discussions about behind-the-scenes moments. During the conversation, the Zero actor shared insights into his off-screen rapport with Vicky Kaushal, his co-star in the movie, highlighting a particular classroom scene. SRK humorously referred to their on-set camaraderie as 'pyaar' (love), stating: "In the classroom scenes... there's one scene where I've become Vicky Kaushal's 'nimbu brother.' People become blood brothers, I've become 'nimbu brothers' with him. There's a lot of love. Once or twice, he even called me and said, 'I married Katrina quickly... if I hadn't married her, I would have married you!'" ALSO READ: Dunki: Shah Rukh Khan Shares His First REACTION After Watching Rajkumar Hirani’s Film! Calls It A Beautiful Love Story That Spans Ages – DEETS
In a previous appearance on Koffee With Karan, Vicky Kaushal discussed his experience working with Shah Rukh Khan, expressing deep admiration for the superstar. Vicky highlighted SRK's unwavering commitment to his craft, recounting an incident where the megastar apologized to him. The URI star couldn't shoot a scene with him and had to perform it with his body double instead. SRK's readiness to redo the scene solely for Vicky to have better cues left a lasting impression on the actor.
Furthermore, on December 12, 2023, Shah Rukh Khan was seen paying a visit to the Vaishno Devi Temple in Jammu during the early morning hours. Videos capturing his visit circulated widely on the internet, depicting Shah Rukh Khan donning a hooded jacket and a face mask. Accompanied by a group of security personnel, he arrived at the temple premises for his visit. The actor also visited Shirdi to seek blessings from Sai Baba with daughter Suhana Khan ahead of Dunki's release.
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