Yash Raj Films have denied approaching Salman Khan for a starring role in their blockbuster action franchise, Dhoom. A Thursday report said that the studio is aiming for a 2020 release date for the fourth installment of the series, which was released in 2013.
According to the mid-day reporter, YRF boss Aditya Chopra and Salman closed the deal earlier this week following the box office success of the start’s latest film, Race 3. Salman Khan was a new addition to the franchise and if he actually ends up starring in Dhoom 4, it will be in role along the lines of Hrithik Roshan and Amir Khan’s from the series previous installments.
Salman Khan will not be playing an antagonist, the report says, but will support a scar and long hair. The film will be partially shot in Dubai by returning director Vijay Krishna, who is currently fine -tuning Thugs of Hindustan. “While Salman Khan and Aditya have been discussing Dhoom 4 for over a year, the deal was finally locked last week post the release of Race 3. Adi plans to reloease Dhoom 4 in 2020 .” the source told mid-day.
The Reporter also added that ‘Ranveer Singh might start in film ‘.
YRF, However have denied the rumours. “Work on Dhoom 4 hasn’t started yet. There is no truth to these rumours,” a spokesperson mid-day. A trade source tells them that the denial comes only because the paperwork hasn’t been finalized.
Race 3 has made over RS. 160 crore in india, according to Box office India. Well our Webst wishes with salman khan and the full team of Dhoom4 I hope it will break all previous records of box office