This dream has been a long time coming. When on Jan 22 the epic film Veer hits theatres, Bollywood actor Salman Khan would have fulfilled his dream of 20 years. The movie's first look will be unveiled Friday with De Dana Dan.
"Veer has been a 20-year dream of Salman Khan. His involvement in this particular project is tremendous especially because he lived with the script for so long. It's like a dream come true for him," said a source close to the actor in a press statement.
The much-talked about film is about the bravery of a Pindari soldier and speaks of bravery exemplifying the courage of every oppressed Indian fighting for justice and independence. Directed by Anil Sharma, the film features Salman in never seen before avatar along with newcomer Zarine Khan.
Former Miss UK Lisa Lazarus too plays an important role in the film that also stars Mithun Chakraborty and Jackie Shroff along with Sohail Khan and Bharat Dabholkar.
"Salman has gone all out for this film. He has worked hard on his look for Veer - right from the styling to his toned physique. The film has turned out great much to everyone's delight and is touted as Salman Khan's greatest work," said the source.
Produced by Vijay Galani, the film will be realeased worldwide by Eros International.
Galani has roped in Sajid Wajid for the music and Oscar winner Gulzar for the lyrics. This is composer duo's first historical film.