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Shah Rukh gave me perspective on Jhilmil: Priyanka

PTI  Mumbai, September 16, 2012
First Published: 11:57 IST(16/9/2012) | Last Updated: 11:45 IST(17/9/2012)

Actress-singer Priyanka Chopra, who plays an autistic girl Jhilmil in Anurag Kasyap's Barfi!, says superstar Shah Rukh Khan helped her play the character.

Priyanka, 30, said Shah Rukh lent his research of autism from My Name is Khan, where his character showed mild form of the disorder.

"Also thank you SRK for lending me all your My Name is Khan research, you gave me perspective on Jhilmil..owe you another one..love always," she tweeted.

Priyanka's performance in the romantic-comedy was highly appreciated by the audience. The film also stars Ranbir Kapoor and debutant actress Ileana D'Cruz.

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