Many people come to the film industry to make a name for themselves but only a few are able to achieve it. Actor Manoj Bajpayee is one such actor who has made a special place in the hearts of the people with his diverse characters in the film industry.
However, his film journey was not easy and he had to face a lot of challenges in order to get where he is today. In a recent interview, Manoj Bajpayee has revealed some personal stories of his life and the struggles he went through. He revealed that he had a good friendship with Shah Rukh Khan.
Manoj Bajpayee revealed that he used to share beedi with Shah Rukh Khan. He said that at one time he and Shah Rukh Khan used to share beedi with each other. He also revealed that Shah Rukh was the first person to take him to a disco at the Taj Hotel in Delhi.
Manoj Bajpayee said, “We were quite young then. We both used to share many things together like beedi, cigarettes, or whatever we could afford.” He then goes on to describe Shah Rukh Khan as a charming person.
Manoj Bajpayee said his personality is quite charming. He used to be quite famous among girls in the group. Shah Rukh Khan and Manoj Bajpayee worked together in the film Veer-Zaara. The film was released in the year 2004. Manoj Bajpayee played the role of Preity Zinta’s fiance in the film.
Manoj Bajpayee will next be seen in the sequel of The Family Man. The web series is slated to release on June 4, 2021. South star Samantha Akkineni will also play a major role in the second season.
As for Shah Rukh Khan, he was last seen in the film Zero.The film also featured Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles in the film. The actor will soon be seen in his next upcomin film, Pathan.