Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali: the protégés of Salman Khan, Sooraj Pancholi, Aayush Sharma and Zaheer Iqbal to star in this action comedy?

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan surprised everyone when he announced his next ‘ Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali ' On twitter. The announcement was quite unexpected and there were no rumors of the movie in the city.

Sharing the same, Salman wrote: “Announcing my next movie ... KABHI EID KABHI DIWALI ... HISTORY AND PRODUCT BY SAJID NADIADWALA ...Directed by FARHAD SAMJI ... EID 2021 ... # SajidNadiadwala @NGEMovies @farhad_samji @WardaNadiadwala @SKFilmsOfficial

Now the latest reports suggest that Salman's protégé: Aayush Sharma , Sooraj Pancholi & Zaheer Iqbal might join the bandwagon. If reports are to be believed, Salman will lead the film but it will have an ensemble cast. Director Farhad Samji wanted to cast fresh faces for certain characters in the film. On this, Salman recommended Sooraj, Aayush & Zaheer’s names to which the director & producer Sajid Nadiadwala agreed. They thought these actors might fit the bill for the small but crucial roles. The trio will be seen as three friends who cross paths with Salman's character & end up helping him. Reports further also suggest that the film is expected to go on floors mid-year of 2020.

Well, it will be interesting to see them meet with Salman.

Earlier, a source close to the development revealed, “It’s essentially a family drama with lots of action too. The narration took place early last week & Salman gave his nod in the first meeting itself as the script is tailor made for his image.”

‘Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali’ will hit the theaters on Eid 2021.