After a lot of names which got brainstormed to play the third lead in Salman Khan’s Race 3 which included Sidharth Malhotra, Aditya Roy Kapur etc, an actor is locked finally. Guess who has bagged this important role? It’s none other than the original blue eyed boy of B-Town, Bobby Deol.
After collaborating with Ramesh Taurani in movies like Soldier and Naqaab, Deol will be working with him for the third time. Taurani also tweeted the same welcoming the actor to join him for Race 3. Talking about the actor Deol is, he said, “I have worked with Bobby earlier and both Soldier and Naqaab were a great experience. He is an absolute delight to work with, very professional and a really nice guy. He will be styled differently in the film and you will see him in a never seen before avatar. When the leading tabloid asked the producer about Bobby’s on screen character, he said that all the characters in the film were grey and that one needed to watch the film to understand what role each of them will be playing.”
It has also been learnt that Amitabh Bachchan was also approached for a role in Race 3 which he had to decline due to earlier commitments. The only names locked till now for the magnum opus third installment for Race movie franchise are Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Bobby Deol.
Talking about Bachchan, a source added, “The Race 3 team plans to begin their shoot around the same time. The clash of dates meant that Bachchan had to choose one and since he had already given his dates to Jhund, he politely turned down Race 3.”