The director and filmmaker who gave some of the best hits around the time period of 1980s and 1990s which majorly signified the true romance in Bollywood and even after the 1990s era he is well known and gave some of the hits like ‘Aashiqui’ and ‘Aashiqui 2’. Yes, he is none other than Mahesh Bhatt.
In his recent interview, Mahesh recalled and said despite his “dismissal performance”, Shah Rukh always stood by him. The filmmaker told Pinkvilla, “I am the only man who has made two bad films with Shah Rukh Khan. Though he was coming into his own and I love Shah Rukh, an amazing guy. But despite my dismissal performance, he treated me like a king and it takes a king to treat another person like a king. I’ll always be grateful to him.”
Shah Rukh Khan’s generosity was praised by Mahesh Bhatt. “You don’t make people like that. The actor in him is obviously the vehicle on which the persona stands but I’ve listened to his heart beat. There’s a very big man in him. A very generous, courageous, great human being,” he said. Mahesh’s last directorial was Sadak 2 which was the sequel to the Sadak in 1991.