Bollywood actor Salman Khan is currently shooting for his upcoming film Dabangg 3 alongside Sonakshi Sinha.
Now, according to latest reports, Salman Khan roped in actor-director Mahesh Manjrekar’s younger daughter Saiee Manjrekar to play his love interest in the film.
A source close to the development told the daily, “She plays Salman’s love interest and her role is primarily in the prequel. However, life comes full circle as the character has relevance to the conflict Chulbul is battling in the present.”
Salman Khan to romance Mahesh Manjrekar’s daughter
Earlier, rumour reports suggested that Mahesh’s elder daughter, Ashwami was supposed to star opposite Khan but sources confirmed that she has no plans to enter the showbiz world. While it’s the younger sister Saiee who wanted to do acting. Saiee has already shot a major chunk of her portions with Salman. “A song will also be picturised on the duo,” the source added.
Dabangg 3 traces the younger life of Chulbul Pandey (Salman) and how he became the Robin Hood cop that he was seen in Dabangg and Dabangg 2. While Sonakshi Sinha will be playing as Rajjo. While Arbaaz will be seen playing Makkhi in this part as well.
Dabangg 3 is the third instalment in the popular Dabangg series that began in 2010. The film is scheduled to release on December 20, 2019.