Every year, there’s a Salman Khan movie that releases for the festival of Eid. This year, it was Race 3, the third installment of the action-packed franchise. Khan’s next movie – Bharat – which hits theatres for Eid 2019 has recently gone on floors. Besides the superstar, it stars Disha Patani, Tabu, Nora Fatehi, Jackie Shroff, and Asif Shaikh.
There was a lot of speculation about the leading lady of Bharat and when Priyanka Chopra was finalized for the part, her fans went crazy. After all, it has been years since the actress and Salman Khan worked together. The duo was last seen in the 2008 film – God Tussi Great Ho. Chopra was expected to fly down to India to shoot a few of her portions before heading back to complete her Hollywood projects. Last week though, the director of Bharat, Ali Abbas Zafar announced that PeeCee has would no longer be a part of the movie. He cited that she opted out due to personal reasons and later it was revealed that the actress was planning to tie the knot with her boyfriend – Nick Jonas.
Since Chopra left the film, all top Bollywood stars wanted to be a part of it. Well, the one who has finally bagged the role is none other Katrina Kaif. She has collaborated with Zafar for Mere Brother Ki Dulhan and Tiger Zinda Hai. The director has thanked her for accepting the role at the ninth hour and she will join the rest of the cast soon. As the saying goes – all’s well that ends