Shah Rukh Khan’s iconic film ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’ has remained a beloved classic, with fans consistently expressing their enduring affection for the movie. In a surprising revelation, the director discloses that Shah Rukh Khan once left the sets of ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho.’ The unexpected reason behind his departure adds an intriguing layer to the behind-the-scenes!
In a recent revelation with Rajshri Unplugged, director Nikkhil Advani shed light on a challenging chapter during the making of ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho.’ Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, and Preity Zinta faced a hurdle just four days into filming when Shah Rukh experienced back troubles. The potential setback prompted contemplation of Khan leaving the project, but the team opted for a delayed shoot to allow for his recovery. This unexpected turn caused a six-month production delay. Advani also shared the immense pressure he felt, given the success of prior blockbusters, as he navigated the responsibility of maintaining the production house’s stellar record.
Despite the challenges during its making, ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’ remains a timeless favorite, cherished by audiences.