Watch: Young SRK in short film ‘Mahaan Karz’ before his film debut
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan before making it to the top in Bollywood had worked in television, which was in those days not as big as it is today. The actor has starred in TV serials ‘Fauji’ and ‘Circus’ before making his film debut with ‘Deewana’ in 1992.
Shah Rukh has also starred in a short film in 1991 and it is doing the rounds of the Internet. The 17-minute short film is titled ‘Mahaan Karz’. He featured in it after signing his first Bollywood movie and a few other projects.
In the short film a young Shah Rukh is seen wearing a tradition costume and sporting earrings. He plays the role of a treasurer's son who wants to server the Maharaja (King) and his kingdom from the palace itself. He wins over the strict King with his clever answers and starts working sincerely and dilligently. He is given the responsibility of the treasury, but being young, he falls prey to a vice.
Shah Rukh had a grest screen presence even during those days. No wonder that he is the King Khan of Bollywood today!
Watch here the short film posted by SRKInMyBlood:
Over the years, Shah Rukh has worked in over 8o films doing diverse roles and winning numerous accolades. Last seen in Maneesh Sharma’s ‘Fan’ in and double role, he will be next seen as life coach of Alia Bhat in Gauri Sinnde’s ‘Dear Zindagi’. The film slated to release on November 25, also stars Kunal Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapur, Ali Zafar and Angad Bedi.
Rahul Dholakia’s ‘Raees’ which marks the debut of Pakistani actress Mahira Khan will hit theatres on January 26 next year. Currently, he is shooting for Imtiaz Ali’s ‘Ring’ starring Anushka Sharma in Prague.