And it couldn’t get any bigger! Salman Khan is gearing up to commence the shooting for Shah Rukh Khan led Pathan. The Dabangg Khan is all set to appear in Pathan where he will be soon portraying the role of a RAW (Research and Analysis Wing) agent Avinash Singh Rathore aka Tiger. According to a report in Mid-day Salman Khan will begin shooting for Siddharth Anand’s directorial in January 2021. It is also being said that the Bigg Boss host will head to Dubai for 10-13 days to shoot for his portion. Pathan also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in key roles.
A source close to the development revealed to Mid-day, “It is Aditya Chopra's [producer] vision to build an espionage thriller franchise with some of India's biggest stars as RAW agents. While Salman and Hrithik Roshan have already begun their acts with the Tiger films and War  respectively, director Siddharth Anand's latest venture introduces SRK in the universe. Adi sir wants to begin the crossover with Pathan, and has designed a thrilling set-piece that will see.”
The source further added, “Tiger join SRK to defeat the villains. Salman will head to Dubai for 10 to 13 days in January 2021 to shoot for his portion. It will be a 15-minute appearance in the movie. Imagine Shah Rukh or Hrithik making a special appearance in Tiger 3, or Shah Rukh in War 2 — the possibilities are endless. Salman is expected to kick off the third instalment of Tiger in February."
The report further stated that the makers are being quiet about the cameo, which will be the highlight of the hyper-stylised action thriller. It is also being said that from now on almost every espionage thriller from the Yash Raj Films' (YRF) stable will have a crossover. (ALSO READ: Shah Rukh Khan Dashes Off To A Secret Getaway; Gets Snapped Concealing His Face In An Olive Green Hoodie With Mask)
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