Disney Hotstar’s new ad featuring actor Shah Rukh Khan took it a notch up. Disney Hotstar still hasn’t revealed if the actor will be collaborating with the platform or not. However, this is the third advertisement of the series.
In the ad, Shah Rukh’s phone suddenly gets a text from Disney+Hotstar, SRK asks if they are offering a movie or show but it was an auto-generated promotional message to subscribe to the streaming service. Shah Rukh gets agitated by the message and wacks it out of his assistant’s hands.
In the first advertisement of the series, Shah Rukh had expressed FOMO (fear of missing out) as her worries that all his fans are shifting to the OTT, his assistant tells him, “Baki sab stars ke Disney+ Hotstar pe shows aur movies aa rahe hai na (All the other stars have their shows and movies on Disney+ Hotstar).” Shah Rukh asks him, “Accha? Kaun baaki sab (Really? Who all)?” Rajesh names Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan, Akshay Kumar, and others.
Shahrukh Khan last appeared in the commercial film Zero directed by Aanand L Rai. Katrina Kaif, and Anushka Sharma. The film 2018 film failed to cater to the audience’s good books. After Zero, Shah Rukh has not announced another film.
Reports entail that Shah Rukh is currently working on his upcoming film Pathan. The film also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in lead roles. The film will be directed by Siddharth Anand. He has also started working on South Indian filmmaker, Atlee’s film.