Currently Salman Khan is busy with his upcoming movie “Bharat”. The project is being directed Ali Abbas Zafar. The film stars Katrina Kaif opposite him. The pairing is super exciting as the team has reunited after Tiger Zinda hai. Previously Salman has also worked with the director for the super hit Sultan!
Previously the leading lady signed was Priyanka Chopra however she had to walk out of the project. There was no bad blood but she left owing to some prior commitments including her wedding.
Besides Katrina and Salman, the film also stars Sunil Grover, Nora Fatehi,Jacki Shroff and Disha Patani. Varun Dhawan will also be seen in a cameo.
Not much has been revealed about the film’s plot, but the film is said to based in 1950s based on the sets.
An interesting fact that came forward during a recent interview was that Salman’s character won’t get married until he is 72 in Bharat! Salman did spill the beans trying to dodge a frequently asked question about marriage.
It is anticipated that the film will also have a Pakistani angle to it, as a picture of the two standing at Wagah Border was posted about two months ago! The picture sparked a lot of intrigue.
The latest on the film is that the film has entered its final spell of shooting according to the director himself. The film has been shot in Mumbai, Abu Dhabi and now the final spell is in Punjab.
The film is an adaption of South Korean film an Ode to my father, and is being produced by Atul Agnihotri’s Reel Life Production Pvt Ltd and Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series. The film is scheduled to release on Eid.