Kabir Khan, director of Salman Khan's Tubelight said, "We went to Shah Rukh Khan with the role and he was kind enough to agree. It is a brilliant cameo"
The music rights of Salman Khan's Tubelight has been reportedly sold for Rs 20 crore
Several headlines proclaimed a repeat of Shah Rukh and Salman's 1995 blockbuster Karan Arjun after trade analyst Komal Nahta tweeted: "Confirmed news, guys. Absolutely great news. Shah Rukh Khan will play an important cameo in... hold your breath... Salman Khan's Tubelight"
"Karan had approached Saif for the role in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. However, Saif met with an injury during that time and was advised two months rest by his doctors," sources said.