In a conversation with Atika Farooqui, Deepika revealed that Shah Rukh Khan shared valuable advice with her. She emphasized the importance of working with people with whom you can have a good time and enjoy yourself. Deepika credited Shah Rukh, known for her wisdom, with imparting this lesson to her, and it has continued to be an important learning experience for her in her career. .
Reflecting on her collaboration with Shah Rukh at the age of 21, Deepika revealed that it was a period filled with daily doses of wisdom. This valuable lesson has become a guiding principle for her, particularly in the field of film. According to Deepika, finding joy in working with people in the film industry is crucial. Even if a movie doesn’t do well, positive work experience matters a lot. She emphasized that enduring a negative experience while working on a less successful film can be particularly challenging.
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Continuing the discussion, Deepika shared that they don’t communicate on a daily basis. Their interactions become more frequent during film projects. Despite the lack of regular contact, the moments of a hug or a meaningful look hold a special place. She highlighted the precious and unique connection they share. In times of confusion or when she feels stuck, she turns to him for support and, reciprocally, she is there for him when she goes through challenges in her life.
Meanwhile, ‘Fighter’ also starred Hrithik Roshan in the lead role along with Anil Kapoor. The film received mixed reviews from both audiences and critics.