Amitabh Bachchan praises Shah Rukh Khan for his performance in ‘Raees’


Shah Rukh Khan starrer Raees has been hit the theaters and receiving a positive response from the viewers and it now looks like the Badshah has also found a fan in Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan.

Amitabh took to Twitter on Thursday night, to share that he loved Shah Rukh’s anger in Raees.  “Congratulations Shah Rukh… Raees… Loved your anger in it!!” he wrote.

Shah Rukh took note of Amitabh’s message and he replied by saying “Aap se hi seekha hai sir (Learnt it from you, sir).”

The two stars continued their conversation with Shah Rukh revealing that he seeks inspiration from Big B when playing “drunk, angry, powerful, comic or swaggy” roles.

Directed by Rahul Dholakia, Raees is set against the backdrop of prohibition in Gujarat. In the film, SRK essays the title role of Raees, a bootlegger. It also marks Pakistani actress Mahira Khan’s foray into Bollywood.