Bharat has been in the news since the details about the film were shared on the social media. It is a very simple movie, starring Salman Khan in the lead role. The movie is an adaptation from another Korean drama, Ode to my Father. Bharat is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, with whom Salman will collaborating for the third time after Sultan and Tiger Zinda Hai.
Bharat was in the news because Priyanka Chopra left the movie because of various reasons. Katrina Kaif has replaced Chopra to be the female lead in the movie. According to Filmfare, she might be playing the role of Khan’s love interest.
The star cast does not end here – talented actress Tabu has also been roped in for the movie. There were speculations that she will be playing the role of Salman’s sister. These are the three leads in the movie. Salman’s previous movie, ‘Race 3′ bombed at the box office, despite having a good cast.
Kuch Rishte Zameen se hote hai, Aur kuch Khoon se.. Mere Paas Dono Thee ! कुछ रिश्ते ज़मीन से होते है, और कुछ खून से.. मेरे पास दोनो थे !@Bharat_TheFilm @aliabbaszafar @atulreellife #KatrinaKaif #Tabu @DishPatani @WhoSunilGrover @norafatehi @nikhilnamit @reellifeprodn @tseries pic.twitter.com/myeyEpWdPx
— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) August 15, 2018
It has been confirmed that Sunil Grover is playing a role in ‘Bharat’. The ‘Baaghi 2’ actress ‘Disha Patani’ has also been signed for the film. Nora Fatehi, the dancer who is winning hearts after her latest song, ‘Dilbar’ is also there in the movie. She is essaying a supporting role. The shooting of the film has started in Malta. Her character is Spanish in the film, and she has started learning basic Spanish for her role.
Here’s the latest development – actor Satish Kaushik has been confirmed for ‘Bharat’, he will be playing the role of a Naval officer.
Bharat will be releasing on Eid, in 2019. The shooting will also take place in Abu Dhabi, Punjab and Delhi after the Malta schedule is over.