Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif who are currently busy promoting their upcoming venture 'Bharat'. As the film is all set to hit the theaters on June 5, this year, the stars came together to host a special segment of the 2019 Indian Premier League along with the host and former cricketer Brett Lee.
Following the same, the Australian cricketer shared a picture with Salman and Katrina on Twitter and extended best greetings to their film. In a post dated Sunday, he wrote, "Lovely to see you both! Good luck with the new film. Out June 5th @BeingSalmanKhan #Bharat #katrinakaif @WhoSunilGrover @Bharat_TheFilm"
Here's the post:
As per media reports, the picture was from the pre-match show as the team 'Bharat' kick-started promotions on Sunday. Reportedly, during the final match, various promos featuring Salman and Katrina was aired. India being a Cricket loving country, makers came up with the idea to promote the film during IPL.
Meanwhile, 'Bharat' which also stars Disha Patani, Sunil Grover and Nora Fatehi in pivotal roles, is all set to hit the theatres on Eid in 2019. As per media reports, it is an official adaptation of Korean film 'An Ode To My Father'.
Set in the backdrop of Indian Independence, the film portrays the journey of a man named 'Bharat', played by Salman, in parallel with the journey of the country towards independence. With a tagline that reads: 'the journey of a man and a country together', the film features the actor in five different looks according to his age and profession as it follows his life from 1964 to 2010.
Director Ali Abbas Zafar had previously revealed that it is set in the backdrop of partition and the consequent refugee camps and said that it will feature one of the most traumatic times that the state has faced and will span from 1960s to 1990s, after which it will move to current times. It has a tagline that reads: 'Journey of a man and a nation together'. The film is backed by Atul Agnihotri, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Bhushan Kumar's T-Series and Salman Khan.
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