It is confirmed! Salman Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali have teamed up after a hiatus of 19 years for another love story ‘Inshallah’. The film is slated to hit the theatres on Eid next year.
The ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ actor will be sharing screen space for the first time with the bubbly Alia Bhatt. Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the details about the project on Twitter.
The Salman and Alia starrer will clash with Akshay Kumar’s ‘Sooryavanshi,’ which is also scheduled for a 2020 Eid release. Salman and Sanjay had first worked together in the director’s debut film ‘Khamoshi: The Musical’ (1996). They last worked together on ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’ (1999), the film also starred Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and went on to become one of the biggest blockbusters of that time.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s last directorial project was the 2018 hit film ‘Padmaavat’, starring Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor. Bollywood’s ‘bhaijaan’ is elated with the opening of his latest film ‘Bharat’, which raked in Rs. 42.30 crore on its first day, making it Salman’s biggest ever opener. The actor expressed his happiness and thanked his fans for the overwhelming response.