Shah Rukh Khan has an elaborate filmography that entails various genres, characters, methods of story-telling and more. Over the years in his career, Shah Rukh Khan has worked with some amazing directors and brought alive various stories, narrated some real-life inspired stories that will always have a special place in the hearts of the audience, not just in India but all across the globe. And recently, the evidence of the same came to light when the US Navy personnel sang a song from the National-award-winning film, Swades. The Shah Rukh Khan starrer social-drama film had some amazing songs composed by none other than music maestro, AR Rahman. The US Navy officials sang Yeh Jo Des Hai Tera which is one of the many hits from the film. The video had been shared by the Ambassador of India to the United States, Taranjit Singh Sandhu on his Twitter handle. Now, the Jab Tak Hai Jaan actor has reacted to the same.
He shared the tweet of Mr. Taranjit Singh Sandhu in which the ambassador praised the US Navy personnel and wished everyone a happy Holi. Shah Rukh thanked the team of Swades, including director Ashutosh Gowariker, producer Ronnie sCrevwala and musician AR Rahman for making such a beautiful film at that time. "Thank u for sharing this sir. How lovely. Git all nostalgic about the time spent making this beautiful film and belief sung in the song. Thanx @AshGowariker @RonnieScrewvala @arrahman & everyone who made it possible." Have a dekko at his tweet here:
Talking about Swades, the film was one of the most critically acclaimed ones of the time. It narrated the story of a young NRI working at NASA's technological forefront. He returns to his roots in India which leads him to a rural part of India. Seeing the plight of his country and countrymen, he begins a journey to better the conditions of the rural portions of his country. It talked about the generation of electricity using a hydro-power plant. Apart from Shah Rukh Khan, Swades also starred Gayatri Joshi, Kishori Ballal, Rajesh Vivek, Makarand Deshpande, Lekh Tandon, Daya Shankar Pandey to name a few. Swades picked the National Awards for Best Male Playback Singer and Best cinematography.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Shah Rukh Khan is currently shooting for Pathan, a Siddharth Aanand directed spy-action-thriller which also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in the lead. Pathan movie is also said to feature a cameo appearance by Salman Khan.
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