Ted Talks India: Nayi Soch with Shah Rukh Khan on Star Plus to start from October: Sundar Pichai, Rajnikanth, Mithali Raj, Karan Johar in guest list
As we know Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is will play a never seen before role in his next film. The 51 year old actor will play a dwarf for Aanand L Rai‘s nameless project that is heavy on VFX. Now news is that Shah Rukh’s character is inspired by that of Tyrion Lannister that Peter Dinklage played in Game Of Thrones.
Shah Rukh Khan’s dwarf character to take inspiration from Game of Thrones’ Tyrion Lannister?
What a source close to the development says is as follows. “The source of Shah Rukh’s character in Dwarf is definitely on the lines of Tyrion Lannister. He is happy and always celebrating his life. Shah Rukh will play a happy dwarf, who brings families together.” As per them, SRK will make up for his lack of height with his tall deeds.
SRK to play double role in Anand L Rai’s dwarf?
Furthermore earlier this, the news of Shah Rukh Khan would play a double role in the film broke out. While one of Shah Rukh’s characters is a dwarf in the film. Another is a regular charming character that the actor is in real life.
Since Aanand L Rai is much aware of SRK’s Box office jinx for last 4 years, he came to assure that dwarf project will bring back audience’s faith in him. He said, “We are aware that his films haven’t worked. It’s there in front of us, we can’t deny that. Box-office collections don’t affect him as much. Bank account deposits is the last thing on his mind. What affects him is that he might be losing the love of people.”
“With our film, I know I will rectify his relationship with the audience. I can sense what people are seeking. I will be honest to my craft and will work hard for my audience.” the directed also added.
Shah Rukh Khan dwarf film release date and starcast
The film also stars his ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ co-stars Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. Interestingly, Salman Khan has a small cameo. And the actor who will appear next in ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ already shot for a song sequence. The film is apparently to release on Christmas 2018.
TED Talks India: Nayi Soch premiere date on Star
Shah Rukh is currently busy with his comeback TV show Ted Talks India: Nayi Soch. It will go on air from October on Star Plus. Karan Johar, Ekta Kapoor and Google CEO Sundar Pichai are already roped in to deliver motivational speeches on the show. In addition megastar Rajnikanth, music maestro AR Rahman, lyricist Javed Akhtar and Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj will appear on the show as the guest speakers.