Thursday, June 24, 2021
Home Top Stories Salman Khan to star in Hindi remake of Thalapathy Vijay’s Master

Salman Khan to star in Hindi remake of Thalapathy Vijay’s Master

After a dull 2020 due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, Salman Khan is set to be back with a bang. The actor has an array of films that he will be shooting in 2021. According to news reports, he will star in the Hindi remake of Thalapathy Vijay’s Master. The adaptation of the Tamil hit will be produced by Endemol Shine India and Murad Khetani, in association with Seven Screen Studios that co-produced and distributed the original actioner.

SALMAN KHAN IN MASTER HINDI REMAKE

Recently, there were rumours that Salman Khan has been approached for the Hindi remake of Tamil film Master. To the relief of the fans, the rumours are indeed true. A source close to the development confirmed the same to Mid-Day. The source said, “The Lokesh Kanagaraj-directed venture was shown to Salman earlier this year before the junta curfew was imposed. It revolves around alcoholic professor JD, portrayed by Vijay, who takes up a teaching job at a juvenile home. Salman was excited about the movie and agreed to do it in principle. But things did not progress swiftly due to the lockdown. Now, the producers will meet him again to discuss the minor tweaks in the script, the possible dates for the shoot and the director.”

Salman is currently enjoying family time at his Panvel farmhouse. The source added, “By the month-end, the Khandaan will head to Goa for a vacation. If all goes well, after returning from the holiday, he will announce his new releases. Meanwhile, the producers of the Master remake are scouting for an A-list star who can reprise Vijay Sethupathi’s role and stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Salman.”

UPCOMING FILMS OF SALMAN KHAN

Salman Khan is going to make a couple of announcements next month. The actor will announce two new projects, including the Master remake. The other film is said to be an action thriller with a leading studio. Along with the two new projects, the actor has many other films on his slate for 2021-22. He will be next seen in Maneesh Sharma’s Tiger 3. The actor also has Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali, which will be directed by Farhad Samji. Apart from these, he also has Sajid Nadiadwala’s Kick 2 and Sooraj Barjatya’s yet-to-be titled film.

ABOUT MASTER

Starring Thalapathy Vijay, Master also features Vijay Sethupathi in a negative role. Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, Master was initially scheduled to release on April 9, 2020. However, due to Covid-19, it was delayed. The film finally hit screens on January 13, 2021. The film also stars Malavika Mohanan, Arjun Das, Andrea Jeremiah and Shanthanu Bhagyaraj in supporting roles.

ALSO READ | Salman Khan slaps KRK with defamation case

ALSO READ | Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif’s Tiger 3 to go on floors in Turkey instead of UAE?

Source link

RELATED ARTICLES

No need to worry, will retrieve AIADMK, says Sasikala after party passes resolution warning cadres

The AIADMK on Monday expelled 16 members of the party and passed a resolution calling for action against any member who speaks with...

No prior sanction required to probe corruption charges against Anil Deshmukh: CBI to court

The CBI has urged the Bombay High Court to dismiss a petition filed by former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh seeking quashing of...

Anupam Kher shares Kirron Kher’s video message thanking fans for sweet birthdays wishes

Kirron Kher’s fans and followers showered love upon the actress on her 69th birthday. Kirron, who is currently battling cancer, thanked everyone in...

Most Popular

Ayesha Sulthana interrogated by Lakshadweep police, let off

Filmmaker Ayesha Sulthana, who is facing allegations of sedition in Lakshadweep, was let off by the Lakshadweep police on Thursday after interrogation. Sulthana was...

Mariam Thompson, love-struck US army linguist, jailed for 23 years

Mariam Thompson, 62, shared the names of US informants in Iraq to a man linked to Hezbollah. Source link

Activist critical of Palestinian Authority dies after arrest

Nizar Banat's family say he was severely beaten by Palestinian security forces while being arrested. Source link

Actor Shabana Azmi Alleges Alcohol Delivery Platform Cheated Her

<!-- -->Shabana Azmi didn't mention the amount of the transaction (File)Mumbai: Veteran actor Shabana Azmi on Thursday accused an alcohol delivery platform of...