It's London calling for Shah Rukh Khan's SLAM tour
Posted on Aug 30 2014 | IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 : After touring multiple cities in the US in September with SLAM! THE TOUR, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, some of his friends and the "Happy New Year" coterie will take to the stage in London with SLAM+ THE TOUR Oct 5.
The stars will perform at London's O2 Arena.
Choreographer-director Farah Khan, actors Deepika Padukone, Madhuri Dixit, Malaika Arora Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood, Vivaan Shah and singer Kanika Kapoor, apart from SRK will be on board for the tour.
In the US, Shah Rukh will be shaking a leg with his fans after a gap of 10 years.
"I am blessed to get a lot of love and support from people around the world. This is our way of giving this love back and thanking you all," said Shah Rukh in a statement.
He is "super excited" about the tour, via which the team promises "an evening of love, laughter and entertainment".
SLAM! THE TOUR will start Sep 19 at Toyota Center, Houston, then move on to Continental Arena, New Jersey; Jiffy Lube Live, Washington DC; Sears Center Arena, Chicago; Pacific National Exhibition, Vancouver; and will conclude Sep 28 at SAP Center, San Jose, California, before heading to London as SLAM+ THE TOUR.
"Happy New Year", directed by Farah Khan and produced by SRK's Red Chillies Entertainment, is centred around six losers who set out to change their destiny.
Touted as Bollywood's big Diwali release this year, the film promises to make the festive season 'happier' for fans of Hindi movies, and SRK, who will be seen on the big screen after a gap of over a year.