Shah Rukh Khan's millions of fans will be extremely elated with this piece of news. The star who boasts millions of fans that span across continents will be seen playing a "fan" in his next. Director Maneesh Sharma will realize his lifetime dream and direct the superstar in Yash Raj Films' next venture, which is aptly titled, "Fan."
Shah Rukh Khan took to Twitter to share the news. On Dec. 16, he wrote, "Most of the characters I do are the ones I create...for the first time I am going to play what has created me...I will be in my next a fan!"
He also added, "FAN is a 'family film'. It's the family all of you have become for me...the one I didn't have. I want to be as beautiful as you all. Thanx."
Written by Habib Faisal, the film will be produced by Aditya Chopra. The shooting is scheduled to begin in May 2014.