- Shah Rukh Khan had an extended cameo in Hey Ram
- 'He should have some memory of the film,' said Kamal Haasan
- Kamal Haasan was the writer, director and producer of Hey Ram
Hey Ram, which released in 2000, incorporated several controversial events from the Indian history (such as the destruction of the Babri Mosque in Ayodhya, the Partition of India and Mahatma Gandhi's assassination) in the story line. Shah Rukh played the role of Amjad Ali Khan, a friend of Saket Ram (Kamal Haasan), whose death alters a crucial decision and changes the course of Ram's life. Hey Ram was simultaneously made in Hindi and Tamil languages.
Kamal Haasan and Shah Rukh khan recently met at a film seminar where Hollywood director Christopher Nolan was the chief guest and speaker. Before the event, Kamal Haasan met Mr Nolan and gave him a digital copy of Hey Ram. Both SRK and Kamal Haasan shared the pictures they took with the Inception director on social media.
Met Mr.Christopher Nolan. Apologized for seeing Dunkirk in the digital format and in return am sending Hey Ram in digital format for him to see. Was surprised to know he had seen Paapanaasam. pic.twitter.com/iTPgQOZCMH— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) March 30, 2018
Kamal Haasan is currently awaiting the release of Vishwaroopam 2 and he's also completing Sabaash Naidu. Shah Rukh Khan's work-in-progress film is Zero, directed by Aanand L Rai. The film also stars Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif.