Mumbai, Aug 7 (): Salman Khan’s Dabangg 2 is 60% complete and will release on December of this year, confirms director Arbaaz Khan. Also, his other brother Sohail Khan’s film Sher Khan releases on Eid 2013.
Director Arbaaz Khan, after a very long time, re-entered Twitter and tweeted about his Dabangg 2 yesterday morning. He said to all Salman Khan’s fans… DABANGG 2 is almost 60% complete, we have planned to resume the shoot after the promotion and release of EK THA TIGER !!! DABANGG 2 is scheduled for an end of the year Christmas release.. 21st Dec 2012.
Dabangg 2 is a sequel to the 2010 blockbuster of the same name and is being directed by Salman’s younger brother Arbaaz Khan. Salman Khan plays his familiar role as Chulbul Pandey, the protagonist of the first film. Dabangg 2 will also star Vinod Khanna and Prakash Raj.
The earlier version ‘Dabangg’ was the debut film for Sonakshi and she will be playing the female lead role in the sequel as well. Kareena Kapoor is roped in to do an item number to be choreographed by Farah Khan. ‘Dabangg 2′ will mark the directorial debut of Arbaaz Khan.
Salman is currently busy promoting his Yash Raj film with Katrina Kaif, Ek Tha Tiger, which releases for Eid 2012. Meanwhile, he is also preparing for his mandatory Eid blockbuster for next year. In fact, Salman wishes his brother Sohail Khan’s directorial Sher Khan to be next year Eid release.
After ‘Dabangg 2’ shooting is over, Salman will be ready for brother Sohail’s film, Sher Khan. Angela Jonsson is said to be acting opposite Salman in the film.
Sohail confirmed that Eid 2013 is really close and that he is definitely going to make an effort to make the movie for Eid next year. He hopes to finish the final draft of the script by August and then quickly assemble the cast and crew. The filming would start in November and Sher Khan is a release for Eid 2013.
Salman’s ‘Sher Khan’ will be his fifth consecutive film to release on Eid.