The much-awaited SRK-Atlee film, tentatively titled as Jawaan started shooting in Pune earlier this week. The film is reported to have an army background and high octane action sequences.
Shah Rukh Khan has been trending since yesterday, since the first look from the shoot of Pune metro hijack scene was out. Check it out if you haven’t:
Box Office Worldwide brings you ten more exclusive updates from the film:
1. King Khan becomes the first actor to shoot at Pune’s Metro, which hasn’t even been launched for public use yet.
2. The film is a pan-India film, being shot in Hindi and Tamil and will be dubbed in other languages.
3. Contrary to the reports, it’s not a remake or Adaption of Tamil film, Perarasu. It’s said to be an original story and script.
4. The team has started shooting for the film for a very brief schedule in Pune. After the 7-day schedule in Pune, Badshaah will move on to Pathan. Contrary to the reports, the Atlee team is not going to Mumbai-Flimcity for any song shoot immediately.
5. The full-fledged shoot will only start by mid-October in Ramoji Filmcity, Hyderabad.
6. All the shoot locations in Pune are real locations, there’s no set that has been erected in the city.
7. Atlee has retained the technical crew from his past films, Mersal & Bigil for Jawaan. GK Vishnu is said to be the cinematographer and T. Muthuraj is reported to do the production design for the film.
8. Background score will be done by Anirudh (Kolaveri Di fame) and songs will be composed by AR Rahman. This will rope in both mass and class audience. Anirudh has also composed the background music for the announcement teaser, that’s expected to release soon.
9. Atlee is combining talent from both Bollywood and South for the film, which is going to be biggest star cast ever. Nayanthara is playing the leading lady in the film and other cast includes Sanya Malhotra, Priyamani, Yogi Babu, Sunil Grover and Kathir.
10. Thalapathy Vijay is expected to do a cameo in the film, to return a favour to King Khan who is expected to make an appearance in Vijay’s Beast.