Shah Rukh Khan confirms appearance during FIFA World Cup 2022 finale
Over the last few days, there were speculations of Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan attending the finale of the FIFA World Cup 2022. Now, the actor has clarified that he will be watching the final match from the studios of Jio Cinemas and will not be in Qatar. The actor shared a video on social media teasing his appearance during the final between Argentina and France.
“Apni kursi ki peti baandh lo, mausam bigadne vala hai. Qatar mein nahi, Jio Cinemas aur Sports 18 ke studio mein, kyunki main aa raha hun December 18 ko FIFA World Cup ka final dekhne. Ho sakta hai meri Wayne Rooney se kuch baatcheet ho jaaye..toh ho jo taiyaar zabardast action ke liye (Get ready as the weather is going to change, not in Qatar but in the studio of Jio Cinemas and Sports 18 because I am coming to watch the World Cup final. Maybe, I will also get to talk to Wayne Rooney),” Shah Rukh said in the video.
Wayne Rooney is a former England footballer. In the video, Rooney is also heard mouthing the Pathaan dialogue, “Mausam bigadne vala hai.”
Sharing the video on Twitter, Shah Rukh Khan wrote, “Field par Messi aur Mbappe… studio mein @WayneRooney aur main… #Pathaan! 18 Dec ki shaam hogi shaandaar! Dekhiye #FIFAWorldCup Final mere saath, LIVE on @JioCinema & @Sports18 (sic).”
Field par Messi aur Mbappe… studio mein @WayneRooney aur main… #Pathaan!
18 Dec ki shaam hogi shaandaar!
Dekhiye #FIFAWorldCup Final mere saath, LIVE on @JioCinema & @Sports18 pic.twitter.com/KP8dANSOra
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) December 15, 2022
Shah Rukh Khan is currently awaiting the release of his upcoming film ‘Pathaan'. It will be his first big screen release in four years. The actor was last seen in the film ‘Zero' in 2018. Directed by Siddharth Anand, the film also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham. The film is scheduled to be released on January 25, 2023.