Atlee who predominantly works in Tamil Entertainment has now become a pan-Indian director after his film Jawan with Shah Rukh Khan. Jawan became a blockbuster at the box office nearing 1000 crores worldwide.
The Tamil Filmmaker talking about the film Jawan said, It’s a love letter of mine to Mr. SRK. Praising SRK, He got many calls from Chennai complaining they couldn’t get tickets for the show.
The director talking about the fans following Shah Rukh Khan has said They love him so much but then it is not a surprise for me because for me name SRK is enough. The ways he treats people, he behaves he only just loves people.
The Mersel director talking about cinema said he is not a writer or director, I’m a fan and fan not to an individual but to the cinema. whatever attracts me…Whatever feels right, I make it. I don’t know the formula, I can’t explain the formula or how I find this. I took a lot of things from life and the people around him and presented them in the form of cinema.
Shah Rukh Khan also said he has always been a fan of South films when he doesn’t understand the language at times. Fortunately now having sub and dub for all the languages made it easier. But to come here and create the cinema for the whole country is one of the great satisfactions.