Shah Rukh Khan has joined hands with War director Sidharth Anand on an out and out action film titled Pathan. The film, which is the part of YRF’s prestigious 50 year anniversary slate also stars John Abraham and Deepika Padukone.
According to the information, the makers will begin the shoot in November this year. It has also been reported that the makers are considering a tentative Diwali date to release the film. A source was quoted by an entertainment portal as saying, “Shah Rukh Khan and Aditya Chopra go down a long way and most of the SRK – YRF films have arrived during the Diwali weekend. Pathan will be no different. They are planning the schedule as well as post-production in a manner that the film releases on Diwali next year.”
The makers are planning to begin the shooting in Mumbai wherein the makers would shoot for solo portions of SRK. While Deepika and John will join the cast from early next year for a marathon schedule at overseas locations. “It’s going to be one of the biggest action films of Bollywood and what better than Diwali for this Dhamaka,” the source shared.