Salman Khan is currently busy shooting for Sultan, where he essays the character of a wrestler. Reportedly, after Sultan, Salman might star in Bajrangi Bhaijaan director Kabir Khan's next film. Which means that his busy schedule has put Dabangg 3 on the backburner.
Producer of the Dabangg Franchise, Arbaaz Khan, who recently interacted with the media at 3M CAR CARE event, on being asked about Dabangg 3 said,
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"Next year we will start working for Dabangg 3. Right now, Bhai (Salman Khan) is busy with some of his projects like Sultan and others. So Dabangg 3 is in queue. I cannot say the exact time, but next year for sure."
Dabangg 3 will mark the return of Salman Khan as the iconic Robinhood cop, Chulbul Pandey.
Sultan is slated to release this Eid.