Poonam Singh

Shah Rukh Khan's upcoming movie 'Jawan' has garnered a lot of buzz ever since its announcement. According to the latest buzz, versatile actor Vijay Sethupathi will soon be joining the movie as the main antagonist opposite King Khan.

According to India Today.in report,  Sethupati has agreed to be part of the film. "Since Sethupathi is one of the busiest actors in India, dates are now being worked out. Soon, he will join the film's sets in Mumbai for the shooting. An announcement will be made at the right time," the source was quoted saying.

So, if the reports are anything to go by, it will be a treat for the fans to see two amazing actors sharing screen space. Shah Rukh himself had praised Vijay Sethupathi during an event earlier and said that he is one of the most wonderful actors he has seen in his life.

The video is now going viral on social media, in which SRK can be heard saying, "I don't know how to say this and I want to compliment you. You are one of the most wonderful actors I have ever seen in my life."

Notably, Jawan is helmed by Theri fame director Atlee will see SRK opposite Nayanthara . The film is scheduled to hit the screens on June 2, 2023, in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.

The film is a universal story that goes beyond languages and geographies, Shah Rukh Khan had earlier said in a statement at the time of the movie announcement. 

“Credit goes to Atlee for creating this unique film, which has also been a fantastic experience for me as I love action films. The teaser is the just tip of the iceberg and gives a glimpse into what’s to come,” the King Khan added.