Here's some great news for all Salman Khan fans who have been
eagerly waiting to catch the first glimpse of the much awaited
Tubelight. If reports are to be believed then the trailer of the
film will be released next month.
Well guys, this isn't mere rumours. Instead director Kabir Khan
himself confirmed this development to DNA and was quoted as saying,
"We are first going to release the teaser which will be out by the
end of April and that will be followed by the trailer in May.
People ask me why we are releasing the trailer so late. I'm one of
those people who doesn't believe in those extended periods of
marketing but only closer to the release."
When asked if in today's times, marketing and promotions is the
name of the game, he disagreed, "I don't believe in going berserk
with marketing. As long as you are able to get your message out and
tell the people you are coming on a certain date and make people
aware of that, it's more than enough. We will have a teaser and
then, the trailer. I won't tell you the message now. Let people
discover through the trailer what message we want to
What's even more exciting is that Chinese actress Zhu Zhu who
plays Salman's leading lady in the film will fly down to India to
promote the film.
Kabir confirmed this development and said, "Zhu Zhu will also
come down to India for a certain period of time to promote the
He further added, "Tubelight is based in 1962 and is set against
the backdrop of the Indo-China war. It is tougher working on a
period film because more attention has to be given to detail... you
have to do thorough research. You have to pay attention to clothes,
settings, etc. So yes, in that sense, it does definitely take more
homework. But having said that, it's ultimately your storytelling,
so it's exciting."
Salman's flick will be locking horns at the box office with
Sunny Deol's Bhaiyyaji Superhit.