Ever since YRF announced that Anushka Sharma would play the female lead in Salman Khan's Sultan, there has been a lot of buzz around kind of character the actress will essay in the much anticipated Eid release.
A few days ago, YRF announced that Anushka Sharma would play a female state wrestler in Sultan. The actress is undergoing professional training for her character.
In the film, Salman Khan plays as Sultan - a wrestler from Haryana dubbed Haryana Ka Sher. Anushka Sharma is nicknamed Haryana Ki Shaan. According to reports, the two wrestlers will have a very interesting and unusual love story.
The shooting schedule of Sultan is currently in progress at Mumbai following which the team will fly to Haryana. The music of Sultan is composed by Vishal - Shekhar.
The film, is set to release in Eid 2016 and will clash with Shah Rukh Khan's much anticipated thriller, Raees.