Jackie Shroff Joins The Bharat Star Cast, Will Play Role Of Salman Khan’s Father

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Published by Vijay Sisodiya on 03 Sep 2018

Bharat film’s team is increasing with time and is having a stellar star cast with some of the best actors coming together onscreen for the first time.

The latest addition to the film is none other than Jackie Shroff who has been roped in to play an important role in the flick. Well, there were already reports floating about Jackie Dada playing Salman Khan’s father but now, Ali Abbas Zafar confirmed the news and we are really excited.

He announced it on Instagram and also shared some pictures. Ali’s post read, “Welcome to @bharat_thefilm@apnabhidu :)”

Director Ali Abbas spoke about casting Mr Shroff in the film and said, “We met Jaggu da (Jackie Shroff) in London and discussed his dates and looks. I have wanted to work with him for a long time as I feel he is the perfect amalgamation of a star and actor. I was very glad as Jackie sir instantly agreed with the story to do the film in just 20 mins of narration.”

Bharat is a film where a beautiful bond between father and son will be an important aspect and it will be a great delight to see two talented actors sharing the screen space.

Bharat’s team was recently shooting in Malta for many days for its second schedule, while the first schedule took place in Mumbai where a grand circus sequence was shot. Ace choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant as the one who choreographed the song which featured Salman and Disha. The film’s first and second schedule is wrapped as of now and now they will be soon flying off to Abu Dhabi for the next schedule.
Bharat’s star cast includes Katrina Kaif, Tabu, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover playing important roles. The film is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and this is the third time he is working with Salman Khan after Sultan and Tiger Zinda Hai, while second time with Katrina. Bharat will hit the silver screens on EID 2019.

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