New Delhi, News24 Bureau, June 12: Salman Khan is popularly known as 'bhaijaan' of Bollywood and superstar has proved it yet again. Recently, a news surfaced that Salman is working with Sanjay Leela Bhansali in his film 'Inshallah' along with Alia Bhatt, which is scheduled to release during Eid 2020. Notably, Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif's 'Sooryavanshi' was also scheduled to release during Eid 2020.
But the 'Dabangg' star today announced that Rohit Shetty directorial 'Sooryavanshi' has been preponed and will now release on March 27, 2020.
Salman took to his Twitter handle to shower love on 'Sooryavanshi' filmmaker Rohit Shetty. He tweeted, ''I always thought of him as my younger brother and today he proves it... #RohitShetty Sooryavanshi releasing on 27th March, 2020.''
"Sooryavanshi" features actor Akshay Kumar in the lead role. In the movie, he is essaying the role of Veer Suryavanshi, a character that was introduced as an anti-terrorist squad officer in the Ranveer Singh-starrer 2018 film "Simmba".
Katrina, earlier talking about 'Sooryavanshi' and 'Inshallah' clash, told DNA, “Salman loves Akshay, he loves Rohit. He will always be supportive of me in the workplace. So, I don’t think he will let his film clash with Sooryavanshi,”
Akshay is currently shooting for the film in Bangkok.
Gulshan Grover will reunite with Akshay after many years and he will be seen in a baddie role int he film. The two had worked together in several movies like "Mohra", "Sabse Bada Khiladi" and "Hera Pheri".
Gulshan said: "Akshay is like my brother. Whenever I work with him, it feels like coming back home. I love him."
The film also stars actors Sikander Kher, Katrina Kaif and Neena Gupta.