‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’: Yash Chopra’s upcoming Film’s Title
Mumbai: ‘Jab Tak hai Jan’ title has been confirmed for the upcoming movie that is being directed by Yash Chopra. Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Anushka Sharma are playing the lead characters in the film. Yash Chopra who has been away from directing any film since eight years is wielding the megaphone for this film.
Jab Tak Hai Jaan is a romantic love story and the music magician A R Rahman has scored the music for the film. Lyrics are written by Gulzar. The film has recently completed its hooting in Kashmir and is set to be released on 13th November, 2012.
The title Jab Tak Hai Jaan is in line with the tradition of Yash Raj Films of using popular song lyrics as the titles of their movies. This is the song that was most popular in the film ‘Sholay’. When the title was announced, there was mixed reactions from people on social networking sites. While some thought it was outdated, some thought it is the most apt name for a timeless romantic film.
Yash Raj films titles for their earlier films were Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai, Yeh Kahaan Aagaye Hum and Bachna Ae Haseeno.
Shahrukh Khan who plays the male lead role in has himself announced on Twitter on 10th September, 2012 that the title of the film is Jab Tak Hai Jaan. The announcement of the title was scheduled to be on 27th September which was the birthday of Yash Chopra.