BOLLYWOOD: The Dabangg star, Salman Khan will play double role in his upcoming movie ‘Bade Bhaiyya’.
The movie is directed by Sooraj Barjatya, who earlier produced such super-hits as ‘Maine Pyaar Kiya’, ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’ and ‘Hum Saath Sath Hain’, have reportedly come together once again after 14 years to entertain film buffs.
The story is about two brothers and Salman will act in both roles. The 48-year superstar was last seen playing in a double in David Dhawan’s ‘Judwaa’, a treat his fans wait for.
Rajshri Productions, the maker of the film, had approached Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor for leading lady opposite Khan. But sources say things did not work out with Deepika because of issues over dates.
According to sources Salman has scheduled 160 days for the film. The film is likely to go to the floors in June this year.
Sooraj is said to be working on the script. The film centers on a young royalty where the lead actress will be seen as a princess. Sources close to the director said Sonam’s traditional looks made him prefer her.