‘Pathaan’ Director Siddharth Anand Says, ‘You Can Have A Prequel To John Abraham’s Character ‘Jim”

Filmmaker Siddharth Anand has been basking in the field office success of his ultra-modern movie Pathaan starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham. The motion movie is subsidized by Aditya Chopra’s Yash Raj Films (YRF), which has also produced secret agent movies consisting of War (2019) and Salman Khan’s Tiger franchise. In a brand new interview, Siddharth spoke about the YRF Spy Universe, which boasts of characters like Tiger (Salman Khan), Zoya (Katrina Kaif), Kabir (Hrithik Roshan), Pathaan (Shah Rukh Khan) and Rubai (Deepika Padukone); and teased a prequel on John Abraham’s Pathaan character, Jim.


Siddharth additionally spoke approximately how the crossover between Salman’s Tiger and Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan was director Aditya Chopra’s idea. While Shah Rukh’s comeback in a main role has garnered love from lovers, John Abraham’s portrayal of the antagonist in Pathaan, Jim, has additionally grabbed interest.

When asked if there could be a movie with Jim’s again story, Siddharth instructed Pinkvilla, “It need to be, however it’s too early to talk about something. I experience, Jim’s person does warrant a prequel.” The filmmaker also teased that the prequel should explore the bond shared by John’s Jim and Hrithik Roshan’s Kabir (War) from an in advance time, which became teased in Pathaan. When asked if a secret agent movie with a Hrithik-John crossover was possible, Siddharth stated, “Ya, why no longer, something can manifest. It’s a universe (YRF Spy Universe) and you may do something with the characters – it’s a playground. You will have a prequel to Jim.. Oh wait, what if Jim isn’t useless? What if there’s a harness that attracts a parachute?”

Pathaan has grown to be the most critical grosser of Hindi cinema, with ₹ 634 crores worldwide in seven days, registering the highest-ever first-week collection for a Hindi movie. Pathaan changed into released on January 25. During a current media interaction with Pathaan’s team, John now not simplest ended reports of a tiff with Shah Rukh Khan; he also called Shah Rukh ‘the most significant action hero of India’. “I used to suppose I am a motion hero; however, nowadays, Shah Rukh is the largest motion hero in the country. He is so good at action and I remember I told him that you are the country’s national treasure and I can’t hit you. Overall, he was just confident and fantastic with action sequences. Pathaan will be my biggest hit for a long time,” John had said.

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