Bollywood star Katrina Kaif has finally kick-started her ‘Bharat’ journey and had headed to Malta to commence shooting today.
While the film went on floors early last month, the Bollywood beauty begins her first schedule now along with Salman Khan, who has been shooting in the European island country since last week.
Taking to Instagram, Katrina announced her departure for Malta with a selfie.
Katrina was roped in to play the lead, opposite Salman after Priyanka Chopra walked out of the film.
‘Bharat’ is set to have a character-driven story spanning across different timeframes and will be shot across exotic locations in Malta and Abu Dhabi, besides Punjab and Delhi in India.
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, the film that also stars Tabu and Disha Patani in pivotal roles is slated to hit theatres on June 5, next year.
2/74Nora Fatehi to learn Spanish for Salman Khan’s ‘Bharat’
Salman Khan’s upcoming film ‘Bharat’ is in the news for quite some time. The team is currently shooting for its second schedule in Malta. Apart from Salman Khan the film also stars Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Tabu and Nora Fatehi.
According to reports, Nora is all set to begin shooting for the film in Malta. Nora has even started prepping for the same. Reportedly Nora will be playing the role of a Latina in the film, which spans over decades. In order to do perfect justice to her role, the actress has started taking basic Spanish lessons for the same.
Speaking about the same Nora said, “Yes I have started taking very basic Spanish lessons from a very good Spanish friend of mine. He has been teaching me how to speak English with a Spanish accent and basic day to day words I can use in my scenes.”
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, ‘Bharat’ is an official adaptation of a South Korean film titled ‘Ode To My Father’. Produced by Salman’s brother-in-law Atul Agnihotri, ‘Bharat’ will hit the screens on Eid 2019.
3/74‘Bharat’: Salman Khan takes on the camera on the sets of the film
Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar is collaborating with Salman Khan on yet another project titled ‘Bharat’ and the film, with its ensemble cast, is already one of the most awaited films. Atul Agnihotri recently shared a candid picture of the actor from the sets of the film.
In the picture, one can see Salman Khan handling the camera in the most efficient manner. Atul captioned the picture as, ‘Shooting in #Malta @beingsalmankhan @bharat_thefilm @aliabbaszafar’The team is currently shooting in Malta.
After Priyanka Chopra’s exit from the film, the makers have roped in Katrina Kaif for the role of the female lead in the film. ‘Bharat’ also features, Disha Patani, Nora Fatehi, Sunil Grover, Tabu, Aasif Sheikh and others in pivotal roles.
The film is reportedly slated for an Eid release next year.
4/74Disha Patani’s costumes in Salman Khan’s ‘Bharat’ to be inspired by Helen?
Salman Khan’s upcoming film ‘Bharat’ has created a good amount of buzz among the audience. The team recently wrapped with the first schedule of the film.
Apart from Salman Khan’s role, Disha Patani’s character is also being looked up by the audience. Disha will be playing the role of a trapeze artiste in the film. Now, according to a report by a tabloid, the makers of the film are paying a lot of attention to Disha’s costume in the film.
According to reports, Disha’s look in the film will be inspired by veteran actress Helen. The look will be created by Alvira Agnihotri and Ashley Rebello. Apparently, the styling team has done extensive research on Disha’s costume and they have taken inspiration from the 1960s circus shows Ringling Bros & Barnum and Bailey.
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar ‘Bharat’ is an official adaptation of a South Korean film titled ‘Ode To My Father’. The film will hit the screens on Eid 2019.
5/74Not Disha Patani, but this actress to play Salman Khan’s sister in ‘Bharat’?
Salman Khan’s upcoming film ‘Bharat’ is one of the most anticipated films in the upcoming year. Recently the team wrapped the first schedule of the film and Salman Khan has even begun shooting for the second schedule in Malta.
Apart from Salman Khan the film also stars Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Tabu, Sunil Grover and others. Recently there have been reports that Disha will be playing Salman Khan’s sister in the film. But now, according to a report by a tabloid, Tabu will be playing Salman Khan’s sister in the film. A close source to the tabloid revealed that Tabu has a small but crucial role in the movie.
On the other hand, reports have it that Disha will be playing one of Salman Khan’s love interest in the film.
‘Bharat’ is an official adaptation of a South Korean film titled ‘Ode To My Father’. The story is about a man who gets separated from his family during the Korean war and how he manages to reunite with them.
Produced by Salman’s brother-in-law Atul Agnihotri, ‘Bharat’ will hit the screens next year on the occasion of Eid.