Priyanka Chopra is a busy girl and that’s been the case for a couple of years now. The actress has been juggling the hit TV show Quantico, few Hollywood films she’s acting in and working closely with her production house back home. She’s always kept fans wondering what her next Bollywood project is. Now reports suggest that the ‘videsi’ girl is all set to romance Salman Khan after a gap of 10 years with the duo set to reunite in Atul Agnihotri produced Bharat. Priyanka’s last Bollywood outing, Jai Gangaajal, released in 2016 in which Priyanka had played the role of a cop.
Talks about her role in Bharat comes after rumours had earlier suggested that the actress would be working opposite Aamir Khan when the latter was in talks with Salute. Priyanka Chopra had worked with Bollywood’s Bhai for the first time in Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004). Post that, they’ve worked on Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love (2007) and God Tussi Great Ho (2008).
Bharat is being directed by Ali Abbas Zafar who has earlier directed Salman starrers Sultan in 2016 and the hit film Tiger Zinda Hai in 2017. A source speaking to media outlets said, “Priyanka has also worked with Ali in Gunday (2014) and shares a good rapport with him. This film will see the three of them collaborate for the first time.”
According to reports, Ali had met Priyanka in New York while she was shooting for the upcoming season of Quantico. Shooting for Bharat is expected to begin around mid of 2018. Industry insiders believe that the fact that Salman and Priyanka are sharing the screen together after such a long time will be exciting news for their fans.