MUMBAI: Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar’s respective films “Inshallah” and “Sooryavanshi” will not release on Eid 2020 as speculated earlier.
Salman tweeted an image with director Rohit Shetty saying that the latter has preponed his cop drama’s debut date with Akshay to March 27, 2020, averting a clash with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Inshallah“, which also stars Alia Bhatt in the lead opposite Salman.
Salman had announced earlier last week that “Inshallah” will release on Eid 2020.
Expressing his gratitude towards Rohit and team, Salman wrote in his tweet, “I always thought of him as my younger brother and today he proves it… #RohitShetty Sooryavanshi releasing on 27th March, 2020.”
“Inshallah” will mark Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Salman’s reunion after 11 years. Alia is also on board the film and expressed her happiness when the project was announced in March.
As for “Sooryavanshi”, Rohit and Akshay are shooting for the film in Bangkok. It is the fourth installment in Rohit’s cop universe. It features Katrina Kaif in the lead opposite Akshay.
The first three films were Singham, Singham Returns and Simmba.