Reported By:| Edited By: DNA Web Team |Source: DNA Web Desk |Updated: Mar 16, 2022, 10:12 AM IST
After starring in several remakes of the Telugu films, Salman Khan will make his debut in Telugu cinema with ‘Godfather’ starring Chiranjeevi, Nayanthara, and Ram Charan in the lead roles. The actor has started shooting for the political action thriller.
Welcoming the ‘Sultan’ actor on the sets, Chiranjeevi took to Twitter and shared a picture with him as he tweeted, “Welcome aboard #Godfather, Bhai @BeingSalmanKhan! Your entry has energized everyone & the excitement has gone to next level. Sharing screen with you is an absolute joy. Your presence will no doubt give that magical #KICK to the audience.”
Welcome aboard #Godfather ,
Bhai @BeingSalmanKhan ! Your entry has energized everyone & the excitement has gone to next level. Sharing screen with you is an absolute joy. Your presence will no doubt give that magical #KICK to the audience.@jayam_mohanraja @AlwaysRamCharan pic.twitter.com/kMT59x1ZZq
— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) March 16, 2022
Coming to ‘Godfather’, it is the official remake of the Malayalam super hit film ‘Lucifer’ starring Mohanlal in the lead role with Tovino Thomas, Manju Warrier, Indrajith Sukumaran, and Vivek Oberoi in his Malayalam cinema debut as the film’s antagonist. Prithviraj Sukumaran made his directorial debut with the 2019 blockbuster and also played a small cameo in the film. It is being said that Salman Khan will reprise Prithviraj’s role from the original.
Meanwhile, the release date for Salman Khan’s next two films ‘Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali’ and ‘Tiger 3’ was announced recently. The former will release ahead of the New Year 2023, while the latter is an Eid 2023 release. Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali, starring Pooja Hegde, directed by Farhad Samji and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, will arrive in theatres on December 30, two days after Salman Khan’s birthday on December 27, 2022. The third installment of the Tiger franchise, with Katrina Kaif in lead, directed by Maneesh Sharma and produced by Yash Raj Films, will release on April 21, 2023.