The King Khan of Bollywood i.e. Shah Rukh Khan will soon be seen doing a cameo in R Madhavan’s most awaited film ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’. If reports are to be believed, Shah Rukh will be seen in the role of a journalist in the biopic of former ISRO rocket scientist Nambi Narayanan. Now R Madhavan has told the reason behind Shahrukh Khan’s cameo in the film. Along with this, he has also revealed that King Khan has not taken any fee from the makers for this special role.
There has been a buzz among fans about ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’ for a long time. This upcoming biopic has increased the curiosity among the audience. The film will be seen in theaters on July 1, 2022. But even before its release, this film is spreading its magic not only in the country but also abroad. The film was premiered at the recently concluded 75th Cannes Film Festival, which was well received by the people. However, before the release, R Madhavan is doing tremendous promotion of the film.
Madhavan spoke about the film
Meanwhile, while talking to news agency ANI, R Madhavan talked a lot about the film. During this, he has made a funny disclosure about the cameo of Shahrukh Khan in the film. He told how Shahrukh Khan had expressed his desire to be associated with this project. The incident is from the time when he was shooting for the film ‘Zero’.
Shahrukh Khan wanted to be a part of the film
According to Madhavan, during one of the birthday parties, Shah Rukh Khan had expressed his desire to be a part of the film ‘Rocketry’. R Madhavan further said, ‘When I was working with Shahrukh in ‘Zero’, I told him about rocketry. As far as I remember little by little, he had said that he wanted to be a part of this film. He will play any role in the background.
Got the joke of King Khan
Madhavan further told that at that time he considered Shahrukh’s talk as a joke but two days later when his wife Sarita asked him to thank Shahrukh Khan for those kind words. Then he obeyed Sarita and sent a message to Shahrukh’s manager to say thank you. To which he got an immediate answer. His manager’s message read, ‘Khan sahib dates pooche rahe hai shoot and thus he became a part of our film.’
No fee for film
R Madhavan further said, ‘Shah Rukh Khan has done a cameo in this film, but he has not charged any fee for it. He has worked in this film for free. Not only this, he neither took the money for the caravan nor did he charge a single rupee for the costumes and assistants.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : June 21, 2022, 10:15 IST