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Shah Rukh Khan wows fans in London

Thursday, August 01, 2013 - 01:30

Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone pleased fans in London while promoting new film Chennai Express. Sarah Mills reports.

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A megastar reception in London for two of Bollywood's biggest names. Actors Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone were greeted by hundreds of screaming fans at a cinema in the British capital on Wednesday. Out to promote their latest movie Chennai Express they happily entertained the crowds: SOUNDBITE (English) actor Shah Rukh Khan, saying: "It's very nice to see everyone, it feels very warm and wonderful." And their fans were mutually complimentary: SOUNDBITE (English) fan, saying: "I love Shah Rukh Khan he's my most favourite actor in the world I am so happy to see him today." SOUNDBITE (English) fan, saying: "His acting is second to none he is one of the best in the world, honestly I say this from the bottom of my heart no one can act like hm, he's the best actor in the world." SOUNDBITE (English) actor Shah Rukh Khan, saying: "It's a journey of a 40 year old who has had a protected life with his grandparents, now he's just wanting to break free and change his course of life, gets onto a train to go some place else, ends up someplace else, ends up somewhere else with a lady who speaks a different language, a culture he's not familiar with and they fall in love." In real life Khan is married with 3 children - and local fans should perhaps watch out for him around the city's bookstores SOUNDBITE (English) actor Shah Rukh Khan, saying: "I have kids so I use every excuse to buy every kind of book without looking silly in a bookstore. So I buy comics, I buy Pokemon, I buy Horrid Henry, I buy everything. And that's for me and I go to the toy stores and do the same." 'Chennai Express' opens around the world on August 8.

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Shah Rukh Khan wows fans in London

Thursday, August 01, 2013 - 01:30