Yash Raj Films has always been very secretive about the stories of their films. However, it has been revealed that Anushka Sharma, who is playing the leading role in Jab Tak Hai Jaan, works for Discovery Channel and makes a documentary on Shahrukh Khan's life in the film.
Anushka Sharma told a leading daily, "I am Akira. I work for the Discovery Channel. And I am on a quest to discover the truth behind the compelling story of The Man Who Cannot Die."
In Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Shahrukh Khan plays Samar, who is an army officer, employed with a special unit of the forces. Anushka Sharma is always fascinated with Army Officer's daring lives. So, she convinces the channel team to produce a documentary on Samar's life. The audience will discover the entire story of the film through Akira's eyes.
Rahul Johri, senior vice president and general manager - South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia said, "We are honoured to have associated with one of India's foremost film stalwarts - the late Yash Chopra."