Ayushmann Khurrana reveals he 'kept looking full day' at Shah Rukh Khan on his first meet

Ayushmann Khurrana recalled his first meeting with his favourite actor Shah Rukh Khan, recently. An Action Hero star revealed that he 'kept looking' at the superstar.

Updated on Dec 03, 2022   |  01:32 AM IST  |  165.4K
Shah Rukh Khan, Ayushmann Khurrana
Ayushmann Khurrana recently spotted in front of Shah Rukh Khan's residence Mannat, where he stopped by to click pictures.

Ayushmann Khurrana has expressed his deep admiration for Shah Rukh Khan, on many occasions. The multi-faceted talent is a self-confessed fanboy of King Khan. According to Ayushmann Khurrana, it was Shah Rukh Khan who inspired him to become an actor. From dedicating his first-ever Instagram reel to the Pathaan star to stopping by his residence Mannat recently to click pictures, An Action Hero actor has celebrated his idol in every way possible. Now Ayushmann Khurrana has opened up on his first meeting with Shah Rukh Khan.

When Ayushmann Khurrana met Shah Rukh Khan for the first time

In a recent interview with India Today, Ayushmann Khurrana narrated his first meeting with Shah Rukh Khan, where he 'kept looking' at the superstar all day. "I was a radio jockey that time. I was a radio presenter. I had gone for a shoot of some radio bites but I couldn't take because he was busy shooting for a car commercial in Hiranandani, Bombay. Those were my initial days in Bombay. So, I was just so mesmerised," said the An Action Hero actor.

"I was just sitting there watching him shoot. Unhone mujhe chai de di, pani de dia. And said, sorry he is very busy right now. I was like that's alright. Even if he is busy, I would like to stay here only. So, I just sat there and kept looking at him all day," added Ayushmann Khurrana.

Ayushmann's first interaction with Shah Rukh Khan

The Dream Girl 2 actor also described his first-ever interaction with the superstar, whcih happened when he was a television anchor. Shah Rukh Khan came on Ayushmann Khurrana's show to promote his film My Name Is Khan. According to the actor, he was left tongue-tied after SRK entered the stage. "But after that I met Shah Rukh sir inside Mannat, also. I have gone to his place and each and every time I see him, it's just different. And it’s so surreal because I have bought tickets for his film in black and I have watched each and every film of his. I am fanboy," concluded the National award-winning actor.

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