After 19 years of the film “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam”, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Salman Khan reuniting for a love story. Salman Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali have not done a single film together for 19 years and now on the occasion of his birthday, the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali has officially announced the film.
The first hint was given on the launch of reality show Bigg Boss season 12, when Salman said that he wants to talk with Sanjay as he wants to do his next film with him. After that, rumors were spread that this duo are finalizing the film and on his birthday, Sanjay Leela Bhansali gifted his fans with the official announcement of the film. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh took it to his twitter and confirmed the making of the film and confirmed the film is a love story.
#BreakingNews: Sanjay Leela Bhansali & Salman Khan reunite after 19 year for a love story… The film is set to go on floors soon.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 23, 2019
After the official announcement, fans are eagerly waiting for the cast and crew announcement of the maker. Currently, Sanjay has finalized the basic script and is working on the screenplay. Also, the film will be produced under Sanjay and Salman’s production banner together.
After the announcement of the love story themed film, #humdildechukesanam 2 has topped the list of trending. Fans are expecting the sequel of the hit film “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam”. The film starred Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan in the leading role with Ajay Devgan in an important role too.
However, this was not the first film where Salman and Sanjay had worked together. Salman Khan has also acted in the debut film of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, “Khamoshi-The Musical”.(1996). It starred Salman Khan and Manisha Koirala in lead roles along with Nana Patekar.
Salman has also done a cameo in Sanjay’s movie, “Saawariya”, starring Sonam Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor in the lead roles. The film was the launching platform for both the stars of today. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s last 3 directed movies were with Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone. Films “Goliyon Ki Rasleela… Raam-Leela”, “Bajirao Mastani” and “Padmavaat” were blockbusters on the box office. When asked in a Koffee Quiz on the famous talk show Koffee With Karan season 1, Sanjay had said that his favorite Khan among all three Khan is Salman Khan.
Currently, Salman is busy in shooting for his upcoming film, “Bharat”, which stars Katrina Kaif with him as the lead duo. He has also launched two fresh faces in Bollywood, Pranutan and Zaheer Iqbal through next film produced under his banner named “Notebook”, which is scheduled to release on 29th March 2019. Bharat will be releasing on this Eid, 5th June 2019.