A few days ago, Kabir Khan tweeted a picture from the sets of Tubelight, that of man in an army uniform raring to go on war. Social media as well as other media outlet's assumed the 'army man' was Salman Khan and this led to speculations that the actor will essay the character of an army officer in the film.
However, now it has been discovered that the officer in the picture was not Salman Khan but younger brother, Sohail Khan! It is officially confirmed that Sohail will essay the character of an army officer in the film. But what's Salman Khan's role in the film? Check out the picture here:
The makers have no divulged any details of Salman Khan's character in the film. However, sources say this could be one of Khan's most memorable acts till date. Reportedly, he will be seen as a guy who is slow to catch on to things happening around him.
Tubelight is set against the backdrop of the Sino - Indian war. The movie also stars Zhu Zhu, Om Puri and Mohammad Zeshaan in pivotal roles.
Directed by Kabir Khan, Tubelight is set to release on Eid next year.