Finally, The wait is over! One of the most successful jodis of Bollywood, Salman Khan, and Priyanka Chopra are all set to entertain their fans on the big screen after a long interval of 10 years in Director Ali Abbas Zafar’s Bharat.
Today, Bollywood Trade Analyst shared the news of Priyanka’s joining the cast of Barat, he wrote,” It’s OFFICIAL… Priyanka Chopra joins the cast of
#Bharat… Stars Salman Khan… #TigerZindaHai director Ali Abbas Zafar directs… Produced by Atul Agnihotri and Bhushan Kumar… #Eid2019 release.”
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 17, 2018
Moreover, the movie will also mark PeeCee’s return to the Hindi film industry after a hiatus of two years. The Quantico star was last seen in Prakash Jha’s Jai Gangaajal and since then she has been busy with her Hollywood projects.
The 35-year-old star in a press release statement said, “Bharat it is! I’m looking forward to begin shooting this film and working with Salman and Ali again after a considerable time.”
Expressing her excitement of working in the movie, she said, “I’ve learnt a lot from them in our previous collaborations and am excited to see what this one has to offer. “
Further, she said, “I’m also looking forward to working with Alvira and Atul (Agnihotri, Salman’s sister and brother-in-law and film’s producers) and the entire team of Bharat.”
Thanking her fans and supporters for being patient as the Baywatch star returns in the Bollywood industry, she said, “To all my well-wishers who’ve been so patient and supportive… thank you for your constant support and I’ll see you all at the movies.”
Yesterday, Ali Abbas Zafar shared the picture of Salman Khan from the sets of Bharat, Check out the Tweet:
— ali abbas zafar (@aliabbaszafar) April 16, 2018
Meanwhile, Crediting the Tiger Zinda Hai Star for bringing maturity in his works, Ali said, “People tell me there’s a lot of maturity in my work now. May be that maturity has got to do because I’m working with Salman Khan who has so much experience.”
He added, “Bharat is Priyanka’s homecoming to Bollywood after having proven her range as a performer in Hollywood films and a blockbuster global TV show. Bharat is rooted in India and its culture despite it spanning over 70 years and set across various countries of the world.
Also, Ali was in all praise for Priyanka as he claimed her as the “biggest Indian artist internationally”
He said, “she is a perfect fit for the film. Priyanka brings in outstanding acting as well as incredible international appeal to make the scale of the film bigger and even more global.”
Moreover, Ali also expressed his reason behind choosing Priyanka for his upcoming movie, “We have found the soul of Bharat in Priyanka Chopra. As the love story in Bharat is very mature and quite subtle, we needed an actor who could portray this in the best possible way.”
Further, the director ahighlightedghed the role of the Priyanka in the movie, he said, “Her character is the soul of the film, and throughout, she stands shoulder to shoulder with Salman Khan in the journey. She is the catalyst at the film’s most important turning point.”
It seems that Priyanka will play a crucial role in Salman’s movie.
This comes as a great news for Bhai as well as Piggy Chops fans as they have already worked together in various films like Salaam-e-Ishq: Tribute to Love, God Tussi Great Ho. While the most popular movie among the fans is Mujhse Shaadi Karogi.
Well! It will be interesting to see whether Sameer and Rani will recreate the magic of 2004 blockbuster Mujhse Shaadi Karogi in Bharat again?
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