After months of speculations of Salman Khan starring in filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next, makers on Tuesday, March 18 finally made an official announcement of the same and revealed that the film titled 'Inshallah' will also star Alia Bhatt in the lead. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and confirmed the news. In the post, Adarsh wrote, "All speculations come to an end... Salman Khan and Alia Bhatt in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's #Inshallah... Solo Salman Khan starrer."
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Actress Alia Bhatt also confirmed the news on her official Twitter handle. The actress who is going to make her debut in a Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial penned a couple of emotional post talking about how her dream of working with the director finally came true with the upcoming venture. Making the announcement, she wrote, "I was 9 when I first walked into Sanjay Leela Bhansali's office, all nervous and hoping and praying that I would be in his next film. It's been a long wait."
"Dream with your eyes wide open they say & I did. Sanjay Sir and Salman Khan are magical together & I can't wait to join them on this beautiful journey called “Inshallah” #Inshallah #SLB @BeingSalmanKhan @bhansali_produc @SKFilmsOfficial @prerna982" she stated further.
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Meanwhile, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan who is teaming up with Bhansali after long 20 years, also extended a heartfelt message to mark the occasion. In a Twitter post, he wrote, "It’s been 20 years but I am glad Sanjay and I are finally back in his next film, 'Inshallah'. Looking forward to work with Alia and inshallah we will all be blessed on this journey."
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While the rumours of Salman Khan being roped for Bhansali's upcoming venture has been going on rounds for a while now, Alia was recently spotted at Salman Khan's office, instigating the speculations of the duo being featured together in the legendary filmmaker's next project. However, there was no confirmation on the same until now. This is going to be the first time when Salman and Alia will share screen space. Beside this, on their professional fronts, while Alia is gearing up for the release of 'Kalank', Salman Khan is prepping for 'Bharat' release.
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