Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar, among others are all set to give a power packed performance at the opening ceremony of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup at Kalinga Stadium in Odisha capital on November 27 .
Shah Rukh and Akshay will perform a few dance numbers to entertain the fans. This apart, a Bollywood dance troupe had been roped in to perform in the opening ceremony.
SRK’s ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ co-star’ Katrina Kaif was also approached by the organisers but it is yet to be confirmed whether she is coming or not, the source added.
Oscar-winning music director AR Rahman, who was roped in by the Odisha government to create the official anthem for Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup, will perform live during the opening ceremony.
Rahman and veteran Bollywood lyricist Gulzar are joining hands again to create the song. The song’s video will also be directed by Rahman.