All that talk of Shah Rukh Khan finally announcing his next film on his birthday (November 2) turned out to be hearsay.
Soothsayers of the entertainment business had even predicted that Shah Rukh would announce his participation in Tamil director Atlee’s next project after Zero.
Atlee has just had a massive success named Bigil, Tamil superstar Vijay in the lead, and he did pitch his next to Shah Rukh, who liked what he heard. However, he didn’t like it enough, as SRK has asked Atlee to work more on the script.
A source informs, “Shah Rukh wants to be completely sure before he plunges into his next project, and the one thing that he wants to be fully certain of is the screenplay. Atlee and SRK are definitely working together, but the announcement on November 2 never happened because the script isn’t ready. At least, not the way Shah Rukh wants it to be.”...