Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is currently busy shooting at Ladakh for his upcoming movie, a historical drama 'Tubelight' directed by Kabir Khan.
After a lot of confusion finally there is confirmation that Chinese actress and singer Zhu Zhu has been roped in to play the lead role in the movie. Director Kabir Khan took to his Twitter handle to share the picture of ‘Sultan’ along with the Chinese actor.
— Team Kabir Khan (@teamkabirkhan) August 10, 2016
The film Tubelight is set in the time of Indo-China war and it was a requirement of the script to cast a fresh face of Chinese descent. The movie will be mostly shot in the exotic locations of Leh-Ladakh.
Zhu Zhu was previously part of Chinese movies like ‘What Women Want’, ‘Sanghai Calling’ and ‘Cloud Atlas’ among others. Currently Zhu Zhu is a part of the American TV show ‘Marco Polo’ which premiered on Netflix in 2014.
Tubelight is expected to release on Eid 2017; it will be the third film of Salman Khan in collaboration with Kabir Khan after 'Ek Tha Tiger' and 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'.