SRK and Kajol on Kapil’s Show
Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol’s super hit romantic film ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’ completed its 1000 week on 12th of December. There are reports of the duo celebrating its success on the show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ by sharing their lovely experience of the making of the film with the audiences.
SRK had played as Raj, a romantic boy and Kajol as Simran in the film. The film also stars the legendary actor Amrish Puri who played the role of Simran’s father in the blockbuster. Shah Rukh Khan has revealed his wish to celebrate the grand success of the film on Kapil’s show.
A source close to Comedy Nights With Kapil, said, “The duo plan to shoot on November 30 at Film City. They will talk about the film and share their memories.”
He considers it the best platform to celebrate and share their memories about the film. DDLJ was the first film to have a thirty minute television show chronicling its making which was telecast on the national broadcaster Doordarshan.
Interestingly, film critic Anupama Chopra also wrote a book on the film which is named as, ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge: The Making of a Blockbuster, analysing the film’s success’.
There are news that a celebration is being planned at Maratha Mandir, which has had non-stop screening of the Raj-Simran love story since its release on October 20, 1995, making it the longest-running film in the history of Indian cinema.
There is a buzz that the film which is still watched by crowds of people daily at the Maratha Mandir, 11.30 am matinee show could be removed from the Maratha Mandir once the 1000 weeks are over. However, theatre owner, Manoj Desai, said that they had not taken a call on this yet.
He said, “I haven’t received any official intimation from the film’s makers about whether they want to continue after the 1000 run is over. I don’t know what the plans are. I have only been told not to screen any film in the 6 pm and 9 pm slots on December 12.”
Previously, SRK has come on this how to promote his films ‘Chennai Express’ and ‘Happy New Year’.