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Vikrant Singh Rajpoot to have a Sultan Type Entry in his show Vidya

Having done around 26 Bhojpuri films and a star in Bhojpuri films, Vikrant Singh Rajpoot who has done the reality show Bigg Boss last year, is all set to play a wrestler in the upcoming TV show Vidya. The actor will have a dhamakedaar entry, like Salman Khan of Sultan, in the show.

Vikrant says, “I am very passionate about fitness and from childhood have been conscious of maintaining a fit body. This will be my debut on a fiction TV show and am happy that I got to play this character where I need to show off my wrestling skills. I will have to fight like a wrestler and for that I have been training for months. I am sure the audiences will like my role.”

The show also has Namish Taneja and Meera Deosthale in the lead roles.

Jackie Shroff to play Salman Khan’s father in Bharat, confirms Ali Abbas Zafar

The cast of Ali Abbas Zafar directorial Bharat gets bigger as Jackie Shroff joins the team as Salman Khan’s father.

The director has confirmed the senior actor to step in as the father of Salman Khan for the period film.

Bharat depicts the eternal bond shared by a father and son, which is quite evident in the teaser. Dropped on Independence day, the teaser spread like a wild fire creating a frenzy across quarters raising the anticipation for the film.

Talking about Jackie Shroff, director Ali Abbas Zafar shares, “We met Jaggu da in London and discussed his dates and looks. I have wanted to work with him for a long time as I feel he is the  perfect amalgamation of a star and actor. I was very glad as Jackie sir instantly agreed with the story to do the film in just 20 minutes of narration.”

The film that traces the journey 60 years, boasts of an ensemble cast with names like Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover, Tabu and Jackie Shroff.

After wrapping the first schedule in Mumbai, the team has recently concluded the second schedule in Malta. The cast has been sharing pictures from the sets piquing the interests of the audience for the much anticipated film.

Bharat shot for a grand circus sequence in the first schedule with a song choreographed by Vaibhavi Merchant featuring Salman Khan and Disha Patani.  The film showcases Disha Patani as a trapeze artist and involves action sequences and stunts with fire for which the actress geared up months before the film went on floors.

Pictures of Salman Khan doing daredevil stunts on a motorbike amidst a ring of fire in the circus set up added to the excitement of the film.

Recently, Salman Khan shared a still featuring himself and Katrina Kaif which looked straight out of a fairy tale, which became the talk of the town in no time.

Bharat’s release brings back Salman Khan and director Ali Abbas Zafar for an Eid release after the 2016 Blockbuster Hit, Sultan. The hit director-actor duo will be marking a hattrick with Bharat after their last outing Tiger Zinda Hai.

Salman Khan will yet again treat the audience on the festive season of Eid next year with the release of Bharat.

The film will feature Salman Khan sporting five different looks spanning 60 years, wherein a crucial part will showcase the actor in his late 20s, looking much leaner and younger. Salman Khan will be recreating his ‘Karan-Arjun’ look which has created immense excitement amongst the audience.

The film is set to have a character-driven story spanning across many periods. Bharat will be shot across exotic locations in Malta and Abu Dhabi, besides Punjab and Delhi.

Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, ‘Bharat’ is produced by Atul Agnihotri’s Reel Life Production Pvt. Ltd and Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series releasing Eid 2019.

Maniesh Paul and Lulia Vantur to be seen in T-Series single Harjai

Actor and host Maniesh Paul will soon be seen in a new avatar as a singer along with Lulia Vantur, Romanian TV presenter and actress who is trying to make her mark as a singer in Bollywood.

The T-Series released single, titled Harjai, is a romantic song which is sung by Maniesh Paul, Lulia Vantur and Sachin Gupta.

It is Maniesh’s debut attempt at cutting a single and accompanying him is Lulia Vantur who is Romanian but has sung this romantic song in Hindi beautifully, the song also features Sachin Gupta of Doori fame.

Maniesh has been a popular face on the Indian film and television scene, known for his quick wit and has carved out a new niche for himself with Harjai. Lulia has in the past been featured in a special dance number in O Teri and has also sung a song in the Salman Khan starer Sultan.

Lulia and Maniesh have shot the video in an interesting colourful background, which has been directed by Shabina Khan.

To be released on January 17, the song is penned and composed by Sachin Gupta.