Salman Khan is currently on a promotional spree for his much-awaited upcoming action thriller ‘Race 3’. The film holds a multi-starrer ensemble featuring Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Saqib Saleem, Daisy Shah among others. The film is slated to release during Eid on June 15, 2018 and the ‘Bhai’ fans surely can’t keep calm.
And that’s just not all for the ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ actor. Salman has his kitty full with interesting projects like ‘Bharat’, ‘Kick 2’, ‘Dabangg 3’, a dance film with Remo D’Souza. However, apart from these high-end projects, what has also kept Salman in the headlines are the speculations of him teaming up with Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The reports of them collaborating have been doing rounds since forever now. And if the recent reports are to be believed, a project like that might see the light of the day.
In one of the recent media interaction when Salman was questioned about his upcoming project, he did quip about working with Bhansali. He said in a statement, “The films happening are ‘Bharat’, ‘Dabangg 3’, ‘Sher Khan’, the dance film, ‘Kick 2’ – when the script is ready,” and then added, “And a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film… when he comes and narrates it to me.”
Previously, Salman and SLB have come together for films like ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’ and ‘Khamoshi’. And both of them continue to be one of their best works., there were even reports that suggested that Salman was also supposed to play the lead in ‘Padmaavat’, however, things did not work out and finally, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, and Priyanka Chopra became the final choice for SLB.
Moreover, the reports even suggest that Sanjay Leela Bhansali is considering the ‘Padmaavat’ actor Deepika Padukone as the potential lead for the same film alongside Salman. But no official regarding confirmation on the same has been released. Now it will definitely be interesting to see if the two turn out to be SLB’s on-screen muse.