Speaking at the occasion, Shahrukh Khan said that South Indian film industry is the best in the country and recalled his days of working with Mani Ratnam. He added that here the people are more professional and the movies they make are good in quality.
The Bollywood star thanked Soundarya Rajinikanth for making his dream come true by bringing Rajinikanth to Mumbai for the filming of the superstar's portions in Ra.One. Shahrukh Khan also singed praises on the Endhiran star's humble nature.
The event was also attended by Mani Ratnam's wife Suhasini, Santosh Sivan, Abirami Ramanathan and others.