Now that's showing some respect! The king of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan asked the legend Amitabh Bachchan to sign the poster of Don at a recent event.
Don was origianlly a Big B film which released in 1978 which was directed by Chandra Barot. Needless to say it was a huge hit in its day
and has gained a cult status. It's success inspired two Farhan Akhtar-directed SRK-starrer films - Don: The Chase Begins Again (2006) and Don 2: The Chase Continues (2011). This is an interesting moment in Bollywood timeline - the meeting of the two 'dons'!
Amitabh Bachchan posted a picture of him, on Facebook, signing the poster of the original Don while Shah Rukh waits and looks on pateintly. With the picture he added: "ShahRukh asks me to sign a poster of 'DON' for him".
Amitabh Bachchan signs the poster of Don as Shah Rukh Khan looks on (Photo courtesy: Amitabh Bachchan/Facebook)
The 70-year-old veteran actor posted another picture of the two of them sharing a light moment before the shoot for a magazine. He said, "Fooling around before the shoot with ShahRukh".
The two baadshahs of Bollywood surely had a good time on the shoot!
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