Updated: October 10, 2015 9:14:27 am
Trust anything to do with Salman Khan always makes news. A picture of Salman Khan’s look for his upcoming film, ‘Sultan’ has been posted by the actor himself on social media.
Taken during a training session, Salman Khan looks intense with an impressive handlebar moustache. While you generally consider the facial hairdo to be more hipster, Salman Khan is in fact playing the role of a wrestler in the film. The picture also gives us a peek of his bulked up muscles.
Salman Khan playa the role of a wrestler from Haryana, Kesari Sultan, to be directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. The actor has already begun training for the film, which is said to be incredibly high on action.
“Wrestling is not a sport. It is about fighting what lies within,” reads the image of Sultan.
According to recent reports, the gruelling training sessions had left Salman Khan in pain. “In ‘Sultan’, I am a wrestler who goes into MMA (Mixed Martial Arts). It’s a different league of fitness. I have been training for the past five days and my head, back and knee are hurting. Everything is hurting, actually,” the actor had said.
Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ was all praise for the actor’s intense look.
— Kabir Khan (@kabirkhankk) October 9, 2015
Actor Sooraj Pancholi, who was launched by Salman Khan’s home production Hero, tweeted the first look and gave it a thumbs up.
— Sooraj Pancholi (@soorajpancholi9) October 9, 2015
‘Sultan’ is set to release on Eid 2016 and is set to clash with his friend SRK’s ‘Raees.’ (With PTI inputs)
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