Subhash K. Jha, June 19, 2013
All the speculation about the release of the next Salman Khan starrer can be put to rest. Mental, Salman’s home production which is a remake of 2006 Telugu hit Stalin, would be releasing on January 24.
The date coming from the within the core group of the Mental unit puts an end to all the speculation about the release.
This would be Salman’s first major Republic Day weekend release. So far all of Salman’s recent films have been released during Eid. But this year the superstar missed his Eid date because of health and legal issues.
Says a source close to the project, “After it was clear that Salman won’t be able make it on his traditional Eid Friday, he urged Sohail to try for a Republic Day completion and release. And now the Eid release for Mental is locked in.”
When contacted, Sohail confirms, “Yes, we’re shooting continuously and our tentative release date is January 24.”
Vaibhavi V Risbood, TNN | Jun 18, 2013
Pulkit Samrat, who considers Salman Khan as his inspiration to be in Bollywood claims that he aspires to grow like the mega star.
“For me my inspiration is Salman Khan. He is true rock star that the industry has and in spite of the amount of success he has received he is still the same. He was the same person in Maine Pyar Kiya and same in Dabangg 2. He has never changed has a human,” said Pulkit.
“He has his principals and he has been stuck to them and I actually hope I can become a human being like Salman,” added Pulkit.
On being asked whether he seeks help or feedback from the Dabangg Khan, Pulkit said, “I think he is so experienced that its scary thought to get any kind of praise from him. I don’t mind feedback, but praise from him becomes a responsibility for me. Everybody loves him and I am lucky that he loves me.”
Faheem Ruhani | June 17, 2013
The actor has replaced his cup of black coffee with green tea.
You will now find the actor often asking his spot boy, “Arey, green tea pilao.” In fact the beverage, recognized for its multiple health benefits is Salman’s constant companion on the set and the actor is known to sip it just like he did his black coffee before.
Sources close to the star had revealed that the actor has become more health conscious after he underwent a surgery in a Los Angeles hospital in September 2011. The actor was suffering from a neurological condition called trigeminal neuralgia, which was causing acute pain in his cheeks and jaw.