On Friday, Shah Rukh Khan released the teaser for his upcoming film ‘Jawan.’ While many fans were drawn to his bandaged and bruised appearance in the video, others questioned whether it was too similar to the popular 1990 film ‘Darkman.’
The teaser and first look for Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming film ‘Jawan’ has piqued the interest of fans, who are gushing over the superstar’s appearance. According to some netizens, the bandaged look seen in the teaser and that has been trending on social media platforms bears a striking resemblance to the character played by Liam Neeson in his 1990 hit ‘Darkman.’
Indeed, some social media users have speculated that SRK’s film is a Hindi adaptation of ‘Darkman.’ “Ek aur copy #Jawaan #Darkman,” a Twitter user captioned a photo of both actors. Sure, they’ll add #Bollywood tadka, mirch masala, romance, and a #SRK item song to the plot, but the overall shape will be #copycat #Bollywoodcopy.”
“Wow #Jawan appears to have all the original elements,” another netizen remarked. ‘Jawan,’ King Khan’s third film to be announced this year, is a #Jawanteaser. The film will be released in June 2023, directed by acclaimed director Atlee.