Shah Rukh Khan meets Tollywood star Mahesh Babu in Hyderabad


Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who is currently shooting for his upcoming film ‘Dilwale’, recently paid a visit to his Tollywood counterpart Mahesh Babu on the sets of the latter’s upcominf family drama ‘Brahmotsavam’.

Both Mahesh and Shah Rukh were shooting at the Hyderabad’s Ramoji Film City.

The entire cast and crew of ‘Brahmotsavam’ were thrilled to see King Khan. Mahesh Babu shared pictures of their meeting on micro-blogging site Twitter and Facebook. “It was a pleasure meeting Shah Rukh Khan on our Brahmotsavam sets today. The entire cast and crew were thrilled.. Thanks Sir.. Humbled,” he wrote

The ‘Happy New Year’ star responded to the Telugu superstar’s post and tweeted, “@urstrulyMahesh it was my pleasure actually. And ur crew was so warm and welcoming. Will drop in again and have some Hyderabadi food with u.”

Bollywood actress Namrata Srirodkar who is married to Mahesh Babu can also be seen in the picture. Their three-year-old daughter Sitara was also there in her mother’s arm.

The Bollywood ‘Badshah’ was in casuals with a bandana tied around his head and blue aviators, which he had also sported in some of his other pictures during ‘Dilwale’ filming.

Last Thursday (Sept 17) World number 1 badminton champion Saina Nehwal visited Shah Rukh on his film’s sets along with her mother and sister. She also met ‘Dilwale’ director Rohit Shetty and posed for pictures with actors Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon who are also part of the film.

‘Brahmotsavam’ is a bilingual film which is simultaneously being shot in Telugu and Tamil languages. Directed by Srikanth Addala, the film stars actress Kajal Agarwal opposite Mahesh Babu and is set to release in January next year.  

Shah Rukh’s ‘Dilwale’ on the other hand will see him and Kajol reunite on-screen after a gap of five years. Besides Varun and Kriti, the film also features Vinod Khanna, Boman Irani, Kabir Bedi, Johnny Lever and others. It is scheduled to hit screens on December 18.