Salman Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali set to reunite after 19 years: Details inside
Ace filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali is known to make classic love stories. All his films based on love story became epic and audience remember for long. One of his iconic films in the late ‘90s, that is talked about even today, is ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’. It was the one and only time, Sanjay Leela Bhansali directed Salman Khan, and for fans, ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’ is one of bhai’s finest work on-screen. Since then, the fans are waiting for two to get reunite and create that same magic on the big screen again. Fortunately, the wish has come true.
Yes, you heard it right. According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, 19 years after ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Salman Khan are collaborating to do a love story. As per a source of Mumbai Mirror, “He had discussed the idea with Salman before the release of his last directorial, Padmaavat. Salman is equally excited to collaborate with him. Sanjay has been working on three scripts simultaneously and was in talks with several big actors. He has finally decided to go ahead with this one which will be spearheaded by Salman.”
The news was also confirmed by the CEO of Bhansali Productions, Prerna Singh. The tabloid quoted Prerna Singh as saying, “Yes, Salman Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali are reuniting after 19 years for a love story. Their collaboration is the best thing that can happen in terms of story-telling.”
In the meantime, Salman Khan is busy with his upcoming film ‘Bharat’. The film also stars Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Jackie Shroff, Tabu and Sunil Grover in pivotal roles. The film is helmed by Ali Abbas Zafar and is slated to release on EID 2019.