Many Indian fans were moved by Tom Hiddleston’s affection for Shah Rukh Khan, and the Bollywood legend has now responded to the British actor’s fanboy words.
Hiddleston was seen playing the game of Word Association in a video shared on the official Twitter account of streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar Premium earlier this week.
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When asked about his first impressions of India, the actor, who plays Loki in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), replied, “Shah Rukh Khan,” and then repeated the reference when the term “Bollywood” was mentioned.
Khan reacted to the video by saying Hiddleston was “too sweet” to offer him so much affection. “You are kind, God of Mischief… hope there isn’t any mischief behind this claim,” Khan replied, referring to Hiddleston’s Marvel Cinematic Universe character Loki, nicknamed God of Mischief.
The 55-year-old actor expressed excitement about binge-watching the English actor’s current series Loki, which premiered on Disney + Hotstar Premium in India on Wednesday.
“Lots of love, Tom, and I’m looking forward to binge-watching Loki!!! Ep 1 begins right now “Khan continued. Loki is directed by Kate Herron of Sex Education fame and executive produced by Marvel Studios’ Kevin Feige. It was created by Michael Waldron. Owen Wilson and Gugu Mbatha-Raw star in the film.