Shah Rukh Khan, the Bollywood superstar, celebrated director Atlee’s 37th birthday in style by sharing warm wishes and a sizzling song titled “Faraatta” from their latest movie, “Jawan.”
In the heartfelt birthday message, SRK mentioned that he and Deepika Padukone have collaborated on several songs before but expressed that there’s something truly special about a love song created in Atlee’s unique style. He shared the video of “Faraatta” with the caption, “Done more than a few songs with Deepika Padukone… but nothing like a love song done the Atlee way!!! Happy Birthday, my friend Atlee. Thank you for this Faraatta of a song… To first meetings, first love, that Faraatta feeling.”
“Faraatta,” composed by Anirudh Ravichander, features the melodious voices of Arijit Singh, Jonita Gandhi, and Badshah. Kumaar is the lyrical genius behind this captivating song.
Shah Rukh Khan’s production house, Red Chillies Entertainment, also joined in the celebration by extending birthday wishes to Atlee. They shared a fun snippet of Shah Rukh and Atlee dancing to the beats of “Zinda Banda” on Instagram, with the caption, “Happy birthday to the powerhouse director Atlee.”
Atlee’s wife, Priya Mohan, poured out her love for her husband in a heartwarming birthday post. She shared a picture-perfect family frame and expressed her gratitude for the beauty Atlee has brought into her life. She wrote, “Love you for everything, thank you for making my life so beautiful in every possible way. I promise to love you as much as I can and bring you happiness forever. Love you, my Atlee, love you, and love the mini you (MEER) soooooooooooooooooo much…Happy happy birthday, my papa!”
On the professional front, Shah Rukh Khan’s latest release, “Jawan,” is enjoying a historic and record-breaking run at the box office. The film has already crossed the ₹907.54 crore mark worldwide.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared an update on “Jawan’s” remarkable success, highlighting that it continues to outperform expectations even in its second week. With impressive collections, it is set to comfortably cross the ₹500 crore milestone in Weekend 3. The film’s recent week 2 box office numbers include Friday ₹18.10 crore, Saturday ₹30.10 crore, Sunday ₹34.26 crore, Monday ₹14.25 crore, Tuesday ₹12.90 crore, and Wednesday ₹8.60 crore, bringing its total India business to ₹466.19 crore.