Mumbai: Aamir Khan grabbed the spotlight while promoting the film ‘PK’ at Banaras. He spent nearly an hour at a shop to buy a Banarasi sari for the actress Anushka Sharma. Anushka Sharma is Aamir Khan’s co-star in the Rajkumar Hirani directed flick ‘PK’. He had a hard time selecting the best Banarasi saree for his co-star but not for his wife Kiran Rao.
Speaking about the incident Aamir’s spokesperson said that, “Varanasi is Aamir Khan’s mother’s home-town. He always starts his promotional tour from either Patna or Varanasi. He is well versed with the weavers and makers there. He made a special attempt to buy a sari for Anushka.”
Aamir Khan had spent almost an hour going through various saris, sorting them out and finally selecting the best one as souvenir for Anushka. We have always known Aamir Khan to be a perfectionist with his films. But spending almost an hour selecting one of the best Banarasi sari for Anushka Sharma, shows that he is a perfect about everything that he does, be it movies or gifts. Such a friendly gesture from Aamir shows that they have a great bond of friendship that developed during the shoots of ‘PK’.
‘PK’ has brought Aamir and Anushka together on screen for the first time. Anushka has become very fond of Aamir after working with him, she admires him not only as an actor but also as a person and looks up to him for advice, says a source.
Previously, Rajkumar Hirani’s film ‘PK’ has attracted all the attention with the poster of naked Aamir Khan posing with a transistor radio. Now the teasers have elevated the curiosity and the expectation from this film. The audience is looking forward for the new set of cast- Aamir along with Anushka and Sushant Singh Rajput for the first time. This fresh casting has also played a little part in grabbing the right amount of attention towards the film.
Anushka Sharma and Aamir Khan are now a day busy with the film promotion. ‘PK’ is a film about a very strange man who has very simple yet weird questions to ask. The questions he asks are very innocent and childlike but still the people around him are unable to provide him with a proper answer. These simple questions stir a hornet’s nest and land him in trouble. This strange man makes great friends and even greater enemies. The story narrates how he deals with all the problems he faces with his simple, innocent mind. It is a story of a strange weird man and his true friends.