Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan
Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan srk_fc/twitter

Shahrukh Khan recently took to Twitter to express his excitement over Amitabh Bachchan's upcoming TV show – Yudh.

SRK tweeted saying, "Waiting for Yudh. Am sure it will be path breaking as all your other endeavours have been".

Bachchan, who is gearing up for the launch of his debut fiction TV series, Yudh thanked Khan for his wishes:

SRK's respect and admiration for Bachchan is well known and their professional collaborations in the past have always been immensely successful. The Chennai Express star is also known to share a very warm relationship with the entire Bachchan family.

Yudh, billed as a first-of-its-kind TV series in India is a drama co-produced by Bachchan's production company Saraswati Creations in collaboration with Endemol India.

Apart from Bachchan, the series boasts of some big established names working behind the camera. Gangs of Wasseypur director Anurag Kashyap is the show's creative director along with Shoojit Sircar (Madras Café) who has been roped in as a creative consultant.

The show follows the life of Yudhishthir Sikarwar, a real estate baron, who is diagnosed with a degenerative neurological disorder. It traces his journey, his struggle with his collapsing health, his battle with business rivals and his complicated family equations, reports Business of Cinema.

Yudh also stars Sarika along with Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Zakir Hussain, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Kay Kay Menon.