According to several news reports, superstar Salman Khan is undergoing massive transformation for his next patriotic film, wherein he will be playing a paramilitary officer.
A sources close to the development was quoted by Hindustan Times as, “After a long time, Salman Khan has picked a film which is pushing him to transform. He is pepped to try a new look for the film, for which he is undergoing rigorous training in the gym and keeping a strict check on his diet. He will bulk up for the role. The role requires him to be in the best shape possible. The transformation will be similar lines as he did for his film Sultan”.
“The film is a reflection of how Salman is also willing to try a new zone after looking at the responses of his recent films such as Antim: The Final Truth and Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan,” the source further adds.
“The film, is based on the Maldives coup attempt in 1988. During the operation, the Indian Army thwarted an attempt by a group of Maldivians led by businessman Abdullah Luthufi to depose the government. Salman will be seen leading the mission in the film,” the source concluded.
The film will reportedly go on the floors next year. The untitled will be helmed by Vishnu Vardhan, who known for Shershaah and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Production.