Salman Khan, would play the role of a 30-year-old wrestler in his upcoming movie, Sultan. The actor, would also be seen as a young wrestler in the flashback scenes. The role of younger Salman Khan, would be played by none other than the, Koi Po Che star, Amit Sadh.
Yes, Amit Sadh, has been roped in for Sultan, and would play the character of the young Salman Khan. Amit, would have a pivotal role in the movie and showcase the flashback days of the wrestler.
A source close to the movie was quoted as saying,
"While Salman would be seen playing the 30-plus Sultan, it was felt by the producers that Amit would be a suitable candidate to play the younger avatar of the wrestler. Physically, he is very similar to Salman. Also they have similar facial features - big eyes and broad face - so it is actually quite a smart casting choice."
Sultan, is the movie about a wrestler named Sultan Ali Khan. The character, is a three-time State-Champion from Haryana, and wrestling is more than just a sport to him.
Now that the younger Salman Khan is played by Amit Sadh, the lead actress in Sultan has not been finalized yet. Rumours were doing rounds that Deepika Padukone or Kangana Ranaut would be roped in for Sultan; however all these rumours were rubbished by the film-makers.
Amit Sadh, debuted in Bollywood through the horror movie, Phoonk 2, which released in the year 2010. Phoonk 2, did moderately well at the box office and was directed by Ram Gopal Verma. Amit Sadh, came into the limelight through the movie Kai Po Che, in 2013, which did well at the box office.
Amit Sadh, is roped in to play the role of a younger Salman Khan in the movie Sultan. Amit, resemblance Salman Khan through his facial features.
Kai Po Che
Amit Sadh, came into limelight through the hit movie Kai Po Che, which released in 2013. The movie did well at the box office and was based on cricket.
Kai Po Che, was based on the sport of cricket that starred Amit Sadh. Sultan, would be based on the sport of wrestling.
Younger Salman Khan
This would be the right opportunity for Amit Sadh, to showcase his acting skills and go much more forward into Bollywood through the movie Sultan.
Sultan Vs Raees
Salman Khan starrer, Sultan and Shahrukh Khan starrer, Raees, would go head to head during Eid 2016. The movie's would be a clash of titans.
Salman Khan, has reported that he is suffering from body pains due to heavy work-out regime for Sultan.
Salman Khan starrer Sultan, is all set to hit the theatres during Eid, 2016. We're sure the movie would be a blockbuster hit.