A source close to the movie, has spilled the beans on Anushka Sharma's character and was quoted as saying,
"It isn't another typical Salman film. The leading lady has a prominent role. She plays a mature woman - a wrestler. She has to look on par with Salman. For the first time, she will essay a character slightly older than her age and it's a trademark shift from her girl-next-door kind of roles."
Anushka Sharma, will not play the girl-next-door character in Salman Khan starrer Sultan. The actress, would play the role of a wrestler in the movie.
Anushka Sharma, has starred with Shahrukh Khan and Aamir Khan in her previous films, and this time, would star with Salman Khan in Sultan.
Anushka Sharma, had posted in a picture of herself and Salman Khan in Twitter, and the actress, was very happy to be a part of the film.
The picture posted by Sultan Official & Anushka Sharma, was retweeted by fans of Salman Khan & ANushka Sharma and congratulated the actress.
Anushka Sharma's upcoming flick, Sultan, is all set to hit the theatres during Eid, 2016. Both Anushka Sharma & Salman Khan, play the character of wrestlers in the movie.
The Look Of Anushka Sharma In Sultan
Anushka Sharma, would have a different role in Sultan and would not the usual girl next door. A source close to the production team was quoted as saying, "Since she is also playing a wrestler in Sultan, her look will be more realistic or de-glam throughout the film. She doesn't need to look like a million bucks."
Director of Sultan, Ali Abbas Zafar Welcomes Anushka Sharma
Ali Abbas Zafar, is pleased with the inclusion of Anushka Sharma in Sultan, and was quoted as saying,
"We wanted to cast a great actor opposite Salman. That was the main criterion. Anushka is a terrific actress and a star in her own right. She can pull off a film effortlessly. But the biggest plus point is that she is athletic, she understands the language and the mannerisms and it will be easy for her to get into the skin of the character."
Ali Abbas Zafar further commented,
"Also, she has previously romanced Shah Rukh and Aamir Khan. Now, it's Salman. They look great together. Once the look is out, you will see."
Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer Sultan would hit the theatres on Eid, 2016.