Pooja Hegde to star opposite Salman Khan in Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali

Latest news has it that, Pooja Hegde, who was last seen in Housefull 4, has now bagged a big project opposite Salman Khan as her next. This pretty actress will be seen sharing screen space with Salman Khan for the first time in her acting career. She has been roped in to play the lead role in the Khan’s film, Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali.

Confirming the same in an interview today, producer Sajid Nadiadwala said that Pooja Hegde was the perfect choice to play the lead for the film. He said, “Having worked with Pooja in Housefull 4, we felt she was more than a perfect fit for this film. She has a charming screen presence and will make for a good pair with Salman. They will bring freshness to the story.” Directed by Farhad Samji, Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali is Salman Khan’s Eid treat for his fans for 2021.

On the work front, Salman Khan is currently busy shooting for his 2020 Eid release Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai. Directed by Prabhudheva, the film stars Disha Patani and Randeep Hooda as the antagonist. The movie is a sequel to his 2009 hit, Wanted.

-    Alekhya Reddy
-    Pic courtesy: Pooja Hegde( official instagram account of Pooja Hegde)