Shah Rukh Khan and Dilip Kumar hold a special place in the hearts of others. They have revealed the same in numerous interactions with the media.
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar holds a special place in everyone’s hearts. The legendary star inspires many actors in the Bollywood film industry. Many actors of yesteryear like Manoj Kumar and Dharmendra considered him their idol. However, Dilip Kumar has a very special connection to Shah Rukh Khan. King Khan’s father and the first were close friends. Not only that, but the two used to reside in the same alley in Delhi.
Shah Rukh Khan had visited Dilip Kumar’s residence numerous times during his childhood. The actor also claims that his London aunt used to send medicine for Saira Banu (Dilip Kumar’s wife). It is said that once King Khan’s mother saw his childhood photo with the actor’s legendary post, he said that he looks exactly like Dilip Saab. The best part is that Shah Rukh Khan and Dilip Kumar still have a strong bond between them.
The superstar has been seen multiple times while visiting the site of the star of yesteryear. Shah Rukh Khan has stated in many of his interviews that he greatly admires Dilip Kumar. Talking about King Khan, his latest movie titled Zero was released in 2018. He also featured Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles. However, he failed miserably at the box office. Post that, Shah Rukh Khan has yet to announce any of his projects as fans anxiously await his return to the big screen.
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