If sources are to be believed, Karan Johar and Shah Rukh have inked a deal worth Rs 98 crore with Fox for the film My Name is Khan. This is one of the biggest deals in the history of Bollywood and both SRK and Karan, who are co-producing the film, are very excited. A source said, “Till a few years ago, Yash Raj Films always distributed Karan’s films.
Now, Karan and SRK’s Red Chillies have gone a step further by finalising this ambitious deal with Fox, which will be announced today afternoon at a press conference.” There have been various reports about the deal being worth Rs 120 crore. Fact is that it’s a Rs 98 crore deal. According to sources, several unique marketing strategies are also being planned to create a buzz around the film.