Karan Johar’s Kal Ho Naa Ho is one of those films that has become as old as fine wine and over the years the film has carved a niche for itself in everyone’s hearts. Every actor and filmmaker has some interesting or funny story from their shooting days, while appearing in Koffee With Karan, Saif Ali Khan once revealed that when he asked to act like Shahrukh Khan. He was felt humiliated by the producer.
Apart from the two actors, the Nikkhil Advani directorial also featured Preity Zinta, Jaya Bachchan, Sushma Seth, Reema Lagoo, Lillete Dubey, Delnaaz Irani and many more. The film also became the highest grossing film of the year.
Coming back to the topic, when Saif Ali Khan and Sara Ali Khan appeared on Koffee With Karan in 2019, Omkara The star revealed how the filmmaker made her insecure on the sets of Kal Ho Naa Ho. Unfortunately, it was also Saif’s birthday when the incident happened as Karan asked him to act like Shah Rukh Khan.
During one of the segments, Karan Johar asked Saif Ali Khan if anyone had made him insecure, without wasting time he quickly named the directors and said, “You made me feel insecure once,” he added. , “We were doing Kal Ho Naa Ho and you said, ‘I want you to act like Shah Rukh Khan’ and I said, ‘Oh no, why am I not as good as myself’ and then you said ‘No’ , No, in the order I want you to be like him.”
Responding to this, the Student of the Year director claimed that ghost police The actor misunderstood her statement and clarified his side of the story, Karan shared, “You got it wrong. It was a really crazy story. There is a sequence where SRK had to do what Saif has done in the film. But in the film, Saif does it first.”
Karan Johar further shared that, Shah Rukh Khan who reached the sets early and did well; Impressed by Shah Rukh, he expected the same from Saif Ali Khan. So the director asked him to act like a don star as he had done all his scenes very remarkably.
Concluding, Saif Ali Khan said, “I have grown up now.”