As Hrithik Roshan celebrates his birthday today, fans and celebrities have been pouring in their wishes to the actor on social media. The actor turns 44 years old today. On the day of his birthday, Hrithik’s father Rakesh Roshan surprised Hrithik’s fans and well wishers by announcing the release date of the much anticipated Krrish 4. Yes, Krrish 4 is slated to release in 2020 during Christmas.

Rakesh Roshan made the announcement on Twitter. He wrote, “Today is perhaps the best day to make the release day of Krrish 4 official. Christmas 2020 it is. A gift for all of you on Hrithiks birthday. Happy birthday @iHrithik”

— Rakesh Roshan (@RakeshRoshan_N) January 10, 2018

Earlier, the movie was scheduled to release during Christmas 2018. Talking about the film, Hrithik had told to a leading Indian daily, “My father has just got the seed of the project. We need to sit down, work out and develop the script. That will take time.”

There were reports about an A-lister actress to be featured in the film as the superheroine. When asked about the same, Hrithik said, “I have liked the idea that my dad told me about. So let’s see.”

The actor is currently prepping up for Super 30, a biopic based on the life of mathematician Anand Kumar. He will also be seen in Yash Raj Film’s untitled movie, which also stars Tiger Shroff and Vaani Kapoor. The film will be directed by Siddharth Anand. The shooting for the same will commence in April 2018. YRF’s next with Hrithik and Tiger is scheduled to release on January 25, 2019.