Salman Khan is one of the busiest actors of Bollywood. He immediately rushed into filming for some additional scenes of Antim: The Final Truth after returning from the international leg of Tiger 3 and is now all prepared to resume shooting for Tiger 3’s final schedule in Mumbai. The final leg will be shot over the course of six weeks and completed by the end of November.
“Massive sets have been put up at multiple locations in Mumbai for Tiger 3 and it’s going to be a non-stop 40 day shoot now before calling it a film wrap. The team of this Maneesh Sharma directorial will be shooting some action and dramatic scenes over this schedule with Salman, Katrina Kaif and Emraan Hashmi,” revealed a source close to the development to Pinkvilla. After wrapping Tiger 3, Salman will begin filming for a lengthy appearance in Godfather, which will star Chiranjeevi in the lead role.
“It’s around 15-days of work for Salman in the Chiranjeevi starrer. On finishing it, Salman will take his annual break for birthday and new year celebrations. The dates are however subject to change depending on the Covid scenario. This is a tentative schedule based on the dates allotted by the actor at present,” the source added.
The superstar will then commences work on the Sajid Nadiadwala production, Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali in Mumbai in the new year. “It is expected to begin around January 15 in Mumbai. A massive set of a palace-like house will be put up at a studio in the city, which would result in the commencement of this comedy driven by action and drama. While Salman Khan and Pooja Hegde are locked as the leading actors, rest of the casting is underway.”
After wrapping up all these projects, Salman is yet to decide his next. “It will be either of Black Tiger with Rajkumar Gupta or Anees Bazmee’s comedy, with the former being the forefront. The timeline of next after Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali is in the window of May – June, and he will lock the dates by this year end,” the source said.
While Tiger 3 is set to hit theatres in the fourth quarter of 2022, Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali is set to release in the summer of 2023. “Next year, it’s going to be Tiger 3 for Salman in lead with extended appearances in Pathan alongside Shah Rukh Khan and Godfather with Chiranjeevi,” the source signed off.