A couple of days back Bollywood Hungama was the first to inform you that Salman Khan and team had taken off to shoot Tiger 3 in Russia. Currently in Russia, shooting for his upcoming film, Salman took some time off from his packed schedule and met his international fans and clicked some selfies.
Salman and female lead of Tiger 3, Katrina Kaif jetted off to Russia a few days back. The duo was spotted twinning in black outfits at the Mumbai Airport.
Helmed by Yash Raj Films, the action-thriller features Salman and Katrina in lead role as spy agents- Tiger and Zoya. In a video that surfaced from the sets of Tiger, Salman is seen greeting his fans.
Tiger 3 will also mark Emraan Hashmi and Salman Khan’s first ever collaboration, along being with Emraan’s first time ever working on a YRF project. Emraan will be seen playing the villain in the third installment of the franchise. First ever movie of the series- Ek Tha Tiger was released in 2012, the story was based on an Indian Spy (RAW) code-named Tiger who falls in love with a Pakistani spy-Zoya (Katrina) during an investigation. The sequel was said to be inspired by the 2014 abduction of Indian nurses by ISIL (the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) in which Tiger and Zoya go on a mission to save a group of hostages held by a militant terrorist organization in Iraq.
The first film of the series was directed by Kabir Khan and Ali Abbas Zafar directed the sequel, while, the third installment is being directed by Maneesh Sharma.