Shah Rukh Khan took to the stage at the Jawan pre-release event in Chennai on Wednesday, and he did not disappoint. In a speech that was both funny and heartfelt, SRK spoke about his love for Tamil cinema, his gratitude to the cast and crew of Jawan, and his excitement for the film’s release.
SRK began his speech by thanking the organizers of the event, as well as the fans who had come to show their support. He then went on to talk about his long history with Tamil cinema. He recalled his first experience of working in a Tamil film, Dil Se, and his subsequent collaborations with Mani Ratnam and Kamal Haasan. He also mentioned his friendship with Rajinikanth, whom he called “the greatest of all.”
SRK then turned his attention to the cast and crew of Jawan. He praised director Atlee, composer Anirudh Ravichander, and the rest of the team for their hard work. He also had special words for his co-stars, Vijay Sethupathi and Nayanthara.
“I met Vijay Sethupathi in Melbourne, and then I met him in Nayanthara’s wedding,” SRK said. “I cannot tell you how much I’ve learnt from you. I just want to tell everybody that I’ve learn from you, and I want to take those learnings to the audience.”
SRK concluded his speech by thanking the fans again and expressing his excitement for the release of Jawan. “Love you all, see you on September 7,” he said.
SRK’s speech was a celebration of Tamil cinema and a testament to his love for the industry. It was also a preview of what fans can expect from Jawan, a film that promises to be a thrilling action-packed adventure.
In addition to the highlights you mentioned, here are some other things that SRK said in his speech:
- He said that he was “falling in love” with Tamil cinema.
- He praised the work of the VFX team, calling them “GAMBEERAMANA” (fearless).
- He said that he considered Anirudh to be his “own son.”
- He said that he had lost his six pack while working on Jawan because the food in Tamil Nadu was so good.
- He called Nayanthara “VASEEGARAMANA” (auspicious).
SRK’s speech was well-received by the fans in attendance, and it generated a lot of positive buzz for Jawan. The film is scheduled to be released on September 7, and it is expected to be a major box office success.