It is Salman Khan’s birthday and the actor is riding high on the success of Tiger Zinda Hai. Today, Bhushan Kumar of T-Series reported on Twitter that he is working together with Atul Agnihotri for Bharat. The movie will be coordinated by Ali Abbas Zafar. This is the actor’s third film with Zafar after Sultan (2016) and Tiger Zinda Hai. The film will be released on Eid 2019. It will be shot in Spain, Abu Dhabi and India. It is an adjustment of the film Ode To My Father. In a media articulation, Bhushan Kumar stated, “We have had a long-standing association with Salman Khan from when we acquired the music of Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya. We produced Bhai’s two other films Lucky: No Time For Love and Ready, both of which were successful collaborations. Atul and I gel well and we decided to join hands on Bharat, a human drama that is bound to touch you beyond measure. Speaking about T-Series coming on board, Atul Agnihotri said, “In life, you just click with some people. Bhushan and I have interacted many a times in the past. His sensibility for content matched with ours. So having T-Series on board with us on Bharat was a very smooth and organic process for both of us.”
Salman Khan‘s brother Atul Agnihotri earlier told, “It’s the journey of a country and also a person, both of whom go by the name of Bharat.That film is just the starting point for ours but since it was an inspiration, we wanted in all fairness to officially own it and acquired the remake rights before going ahead with Bharat.” Next year, the performer has Race 3, which will release for the most part on Eid. It will conflict with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – Anil Kapoor – Rajkummar Rao’s Fanney Khan.
Agnihotri additionally told PTI, “It’s a character that I thought would resonate with him. It’s a huge responsibility making a film with Salman as there are big expectations that come with the job. I’m very conscious about Salman’s fan base and what they want. And once again, I’m convinced that being a family film it’s worthy of coming during the festive time. And anyway, an Eid release is always every producer’s preferred choice.” Salman Khan will celebrate his birthday at his Panvel farmhouse with near dear ones. He has been shooting round the clock for Race 3 that likewise stars Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol, Anil Kapoor, Saqib Saleem and Daisy Shah.
What an announcement on the birthday of #SalmanKhan and success of #TigerZindaHai !#BhushanKumar @Tseries join hands with #AtulAgnihotri for #Bharat to be directed by @aliabbaszafar #HappyBirthdaySalmanKhan pic.twitter.com/2FDSiRa77g
— Atul Mohan (@atulmohanhere) December 27, 2017