Vivek Oberoi calls Shah Rukh Khan ‘the greatest success story of all time in Hindi cinema’

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New Delhi: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who precocious completed 19 years of acting successful films, goes backmost to representation lane, remembering making his acting debut with Ram Gopal Varma’s gangster thriller ‘Company’.

The movie was released connected April 12, 2002 and Vivek won galore accolades for his show arsenic the atrocious feline Chandrakant.

Actors Ajay Devgn and Manisha Koirala besides featured successful the film.

Soon aft the histrion signed the romanticist movie Saathiya other Rani Mukerji, which was loved some by fans and critics.

In an interrogation with the amusement portal Pinkvilla, Vivek Oberoi shared however it felt to beryllium compared with Shah Rukh Khan, who besides played antagonistic roles earlier becoming the King of romance.

“I grew up watching Shah Rukh and was a immense fan. These are the things that happen, and you don’t instrumentality them seriously. You request to absorption connected your roles, and physique your ain marque alternatively than being compared and labelled,” said the 44-years-old.

Talking astir King Khan’s legacy, Vivek added, “Shah Rukh was already fractional mode a fable successful 2002, already a great. He is the top occurrence communicative of each clip successful Hindi cinema. You can’t compare.”
Apart from Hindi cinema, Vivek has worked successful Telugu, Tamil and Kannada movies.

Sharing his acquisition of moving with South superstar Ajith successful 2017 blockbuster Vivegam, Vivek said, “We referred to each different arsenic Nanba successful the film, which is the Tamil equivalent of Mere Bhai, Mere Dost. Somewhere, we connected successful existent beingness too. Ajith Anna and I became damn adjacent and that started reflecting connected and disconnected screen. It was an astonishing acquisition to spot that benignant of madness.”

Talking astir Ajith’s immense popularity, Vivek compared him with megastar Rajinikanth and shared, “There are precise fewer radical who person a cult astir them, similar Rajini Sir, and I deliberation Ajith Anna is 1 of them.”

After archetypal success, Vivek has had a mixed tally successful the Hindi movie industry. The histrion nevertheless is respected for his acting skills.

Vivek has besides ventured into OTT abstraction and was portion of Amazon Prime’s Inside Edge.