This year, begin your Christmas celebrations with Zero
One of the most awaited films of the year, Aanand L Rai’s Zero, hits the screens today. The film celebrates life while embracing one’s incompleteness, making it a must watch for families this Christmas. While the teasers, trailer and songs have already made the audience fall in love with the adorable yet mischievous Bauua essayed by Shah Rukh Khan, the film is all set to unveil the various facets of his character. The audiences will also be surprised as the leading ladies — Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif will be seen essaying roles they have never portrayed before. Director Aanand L Rai says, “Shah Rukh makes me feel so comfortable and makes you feel like he is the most obedient actor you have ever worked with. I have found a friend and a big brother in him. I am enjoying the process and he is letting me fly.” Challenging the actors to play interesting characters has always been Rai’s forte. Zero also a powerful support cast and some interesting guest appearances. “I feel fortunate to be able to be part of this (film) with the kind of talent that we have — Aanand sir, Shah Rukh and Anushka,” says Katrina. Anushka says, “Shah Rukh and my characters have challenges, but they also have dreams and desires.” Zero showcases Shah Rukh as the vertically challenged Bauua, Anushka as Aafia, a scientist suffering from cerebral palsy and Katrina as a Bollywood superstar named Babita Kumari. The music of the film, composed by Ajay-atul has also created buzz, giving a glimpse of the varied flavours of the film. Red Chillies Entertainment and Colour Yellow Productions come together to bring Zero. Produced by Gauri Khan, the film releases across cinemas today.
(Clockwise) Aanand L Rai, Katrina Kaif, Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma