Amitabh Bachchan has apparently been approached to star along with Salman Khan in Race 3. However, he’s yet to be finalised for the film that will also feature Jacqueline Fernandez.
Salman Khan has played Amitabh Bachchan’s kid in Baghban and Babul.
It was a surprise for fans when Jacqueline Fernandez recently disclosed that Salman Khan is a part of Race 3. Now, reports claim that megastar Amitabh Bachchan is likely to join the staff of Contest 3.
A Bollywoodlfe report said that Amitabh has been approached for Contest 3. “Amitabh Bachchan has been contacted for Salman Khan’s Contest 3. And it appears that Big B is very thrilled and does not have any apprehensions working with Salman,” it quoted a source as declaring.
However, another article promises that Amitabh is yet to be finalised for Competition 3. “Only, Salman and Jacqueline have been finalised for now,” a Pinkville statement quoted designer Ramesh Taurani as declaring.
When Amitabh bonded with Salim-Javed sons (Farhan Akhtar and Salman Khan) within the release of Sholay 3D in January 2014.
Salman and Amitabh have previously worked jointly in Baghban and Babul. It’ll be interesting to start to see the two actors come together for another multi-starrer.
“After Judwaa 2 I am working on Drive, that is Tarun Mansukhani’s next with Sushant (Singh Rajput) and then it is Salman’s Competition 3,” Jacqueline experienced said throughout a press conference for the Gentleman.
While Abbas-Mustan aimed the first two films in the franchise, Remo D’ Souza is likely to direct the third movie. However, no formal announcements have been made yet. The first two movies highlighted Anil Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Bipasha Basu and Ameesha Patel in lead tasks. While Akshaye Khanna, Katrina Kaif and Sameera Reddy were seen in the first film, John Abraham, Jacqueline Fernandez and Deepika Padukone starred in Race 2.
Amitabh Bachchan happens to be busy shooting for Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh-starrer Thugs of Hindostan while Salman is gearing up for the discharge of Tiger Zinda Hai opposite Katrina Kaif.