Shah Rukh Khan and Ajith Kumar are superstars in their own domains – Bollywood and Kollywood respectively. Both have a huge fan following, with Shah Rukh Khan winning most of the polls we run on our Shah Rukh Khan and Ajith Kumar are superstars in their own domains – Bollywood and Kollywood respectively.
Both have a huge fan following, with Shah Rukh Khan winning most of the polls we run on our site, and Ajith having won our South Superstar polls a couple of times. Shah Rukh Khan has also expressed his awe for Ajith’s chiseled body for his upcoming movie, Vivegam, when one of Ajith’s fans asked him for his feedback on the poster. There have also been murmurs about two of them to star in a
However, many people seemed to forget the fact that Shah Rukh Khan and Ajith have already acted in a movie together, and that happened to be 2001 historical movie Asoka. Shah Rukh Khan recently reminded us of his fact in January, when he was in Chennai for an award ceremony and was talking about Ajith. He said, “When I mentioned Ajith’s name at the awards ceremony, the applause was huge. During Asoka, he was so kind. Leading my small life, I didn’t realize that he was so huge here. He didn’t
take money for the film, he stayed back five extra days and his wife was so sweet – we got along very well. I miss him.”
Asoka was a fictionalised account of Asoka (Shah Rukh Khan)’s life which was directed by renowned cinematographer Santosh Sivan and also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan as Kaurwaki. In Asoka, Ajith played Shah Rukh Khan’s younger stepbrother, Susima, who has an eye on the throne, and tries to devise ways to kill his elder brother. He even accidentally kills Asoka’s mother in one of his failed attempts to assassinate the king.
Here’s the movie trailer…