Tamil actor Mohan Raman, who has worked with Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan in forthcoming movie Chennai Express, is full praise of the actor. The Hindi actor's simplicity and down-to-earth attitude have made him to laud King Khan.
He may be a superstar to the world, but for his co-stars, Shahrukh Khan is just a caring and friendly person, says Mohan Raman. "He (Shahrukh Khan) is very friendly to his co-stars. He ensures that everybody around him is well looked after. He never makes you feel that he bears the superstar title and, therefore, you feel more comfortable around him," in a press release, Mohan said.
"The only superstar thing about him is that he would mostly be accompanied by his entourage, which is for his own safety. Otherwise, it was a pleasure working with him. I even clicked a picture with him to keep it as a memorabilia," he added.
Known for working in a host of Tamil films and television serials, Mohan Raman has also worked in Hindi film Sabse Bada Khiladi starring Akshay Kumar in 1995. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
How Was It Working With SRK As An Actor?
How was it working with SRK as an actor?
"He would personally help us with lines, whenever needed. A thorough professional on the sets, he is very serious about his work. He spends a lot of time going through his lines and rehearsing to perfect them before enacting them," Raman said.
Tamil Nadu Connection
As the title suggests, the film Chennai Express has a Tamil Nadu connection. It is about a man's journey from Mumbai to Rameshwaram and what happens along the way forms the crux of the story.
The interesting part of the story is that a couple of Tamil actors have acted in the film, which has Deepika Padukone in the leads.. While Manorama and Sathyaraj have played key roles along with Mohan Raman, glamorous actress Priyamani has done an item number choreographed by Mooguru Sundaram, the father of Prabhu Deva.
Well, Chennai Express is likely to be dubbed into Tamil, like Shahrukh Khan's earlier film Ra.One, considering the Tamil connections. The film will hit the screens in August 2013.