Shah Rukh Khan launched Jab Harry Met Sejal song ‘Butterfly’ in Ludhiana. Here is all the fun he had in Punjab, see photos


Shah Rukh said that he is very much interested in working in Punjabi films. Everyone writes love stories but he writes different. “I have always been very close and related to Punjab and its culture. Shah Rukh spoke about the new track and his Sardar look. I have grown up in Delhi where too I was always surrounded by Punjabi people. He is a very honest and simple guy. Loneliness in the life of a guide is what we have tried to bring out in this film,” he said. My wife’s roots are in Punjab. Here are some more photos of Shah Rukh Khan riding a tractor in the fields of Punjab (Express Photos by Gurmeet Singh):

 

 
Talking about the film, the actor said that he plays the character of a tourist guide Harry who meets Sejal (Anushka Sharma). Aamir Khan was too good in ‘Raja Hindustani’. In this film too, I play a Punjabi tourist guide settled abroad but he misses home. He is equally close to Punjabis as I am,” he said. “Dev Anand saab played the role of a guide in legendary ‘Guide’. The superstar said that ‘terrorism can never defeat the goodness and faith of the people.’
“Terrorism can never defeat the courage, goodness and faith of the people. “Imtiaz is a very interesting writer. Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh
Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh
Shah Rukh Khan realises his ‘entire career is made up of memorable songs’. (Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh)
Shah Rukh Khan also visited village Jhande of Ludhiana and rode a tractor in the fields. “Initially, I thought what is the need of songs in my films but now when I look back, I realize my career is built on songs and music. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
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Updated: July 14, 2017 9:36 am

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