Shahrukh said at the unveiling of My Name Is Khan"s first look that it is the nicest love story he has ever worked in. He added that the film is the physical and emotional journey that the two characters Rizwan (himself) and Mandira (Kajol) go through to find love.
It has been reported that the film deals with terrorism and explores the sudden change in the lives of the protagonists but Shahrukh chose to differ. He said that it is not about terrorism but about love, hope, humanity, sacrifice and positivity. He added that it has nothing to do with religion.
He is all praise for his friend and filmmaker Karan Johar. He said that Karan is an intense director with great sense of humour, who allowed him to improve his performance through mistakes. He added that Kajol, Karan and he don"t have to say things to each other, as they are thorough professional who understands each other completely.
Shahrukh plays an autistic man mistaken for a terrorist in My Name Is Khan. It brings together the incredible screen pair Shahrukh and Kajol after eight long years. The makers of the film are planning to release it on February 12, 2010.