Jawan: Atlee reveals feeling 'emotional' about collaborating with Shah Rukh Khan; Says 'grew up admiring you'
On Friday, Shah Rukh Khan announced his new film, 'Jawan' with Atlee with an intriguing video.
On Friday Shah Rukh Khan announced his new film, Jawan. It is touted to be a massive action entertainer, the film promises high octane action sequences with SRK in a never-before-seen avatar and is directed by Atlee. Jawan will be released on June 2, 2023, across five languages - Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada in theatres across the globe. The first look of the film sets the tone for what’s to come, a larger-than-life action entertainer.
Shah Rukh Khan shared the teaser on his social media handle on Friday afternoon, writing, “An action-packed 2023!!- Bringing #Jawan to you, an explosive entertainer in cinemas 2nd June 2023. In Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.” Now, director Atlee also shared the teaser of Jawan on his social media handle and expressed his joy on working with Shah Rukh Khan in the film. He wrote: "Feeling emotional, excited & blessed. Grew up admiring you but never imagined that I would be directing you sir. @iamsrk & I proudly present to you #Jawan https://bit.ly/JawanAnnouncement. Releasing on 2nd June 2023, in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam & Kannada."
Check out Atlee's post:
Meanwhile, talking about the film, SRK said: “Jawan is a universal story that goes beyond languages, geographies and is for all to enjoy." He also credited the director for creating the 'unique' film. The actor said that it has been a fantastic experience for him as he loves action movies. "The teaser is the just tip of the iceberg and gives a glimpse into what’s to come," the Kuch Kuch Hota Hai actor said.
This is the third film Shah Rukh Khan has announced in the last six months after Pathaan and Dunki. He was last seen in Aanand L Rai’s 2018 release Zero alongside Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in the lead.