Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Actress Pooja Hegde will be starring opposite superstar Salman Khan in the upcoming film “Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali”.
Pooja will be playing Salman”s love interest the film.
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Sajid Nadiadwala, who is producing and scripting the film, said: “Having worked with Pooja in Housefull 4, we felt she was a perfect fit for this film. She has an amazing screen presence and will make for a good pair with Salman. They will bring freshness to the story.”
Talking about how it is a special subject for the trio, Sajid added: “”Judwaa” was one of Salman and Bollywood”s first Eid releases. Even my directorial debut, ”Kick”, opened during the festival.”
Salman Khan will be presented in a completely new avatar in the film. The look is currently being decided upon. Pooja is playing a traditional small-town girl opposite Salman”s character.
“Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali”, which is slated for an Eid 2021 release, will be directed by Farhad Samji.