Aamir Khan's ‘3 Idiots' made over Rs 202 crore in 2009 to become the biggest hit in Indian cinema. In 2012, Salman Khan's Ek Tha Tiger came close, but failed. However, Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express is now just around Rs 5 crore short of the record by 3 Idiots.
This much-awaited film is an out and out entertainer. It has one main objective - to entertain the audience and it succeeds in that. The film is full of comic scenes and gets a rating of three and a half stars.
Actress Deepika Padukone has come a long way since her debut in Om Shanti Om and is on a hattrick this year if her latest outing Chennai Express earns Rs 100 crore at the box office after Race 2 and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. And her first and latest co-star Shah Rukh Khan can't stop heaping praise on the model-turned-actress for the self-made "wonderful actor" she is.
Chennai Express stars Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone answer NDTV's rapid fire questions on love at 40, the 'bakwaas dictionary,' what they would do if they woke up one morning as the other and why SRK wears sunglasses all the time.
Real life superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone shook a leg with reel life superstar RK and his onscreen wife Madhu, on the sets of the TV serial Madhubala for a special episode. Shah Rukh and Deepika are on promotion duty for their upcoming film Chennai Express.
Here's catching a look at how actors Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone shot for the song Thalaivar Tribute (Lungi dance) from their upcoming flick Chennai Express. It has been sung by rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh and pays tribute to superstar Rajinikanth, who is given the title Thalaivar (supreme leader) by his fans.