After much speculation, it has now been confirmed that actors Salman Khan and Alia Bhatt will be starring in filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next movie, titled Inshallah. The confirmation came from both the stars who took to their Twitter pages to share the news and express their happiness about working with the acclaimed director.

Salman and Sanjay are teaming up again after two decades, while for Alia, this will be the first time that she is working with both of them. The movie has been described as a ‘love story’ with Alia playing the love interest of Salman, who wrote that he is looking forward to working with her.

Alia, on the other hand, said that it is a dream come true for her to be working with Sanjay, and that both him and Salman are magical together. She also added that she cannot wait to join them.

The film will be co-produced by Salman and Sanjay’s production banners, and the collaboration was also confirmed by the latter in a tweet from the official account.

“Finally all speculations and wait end as 2019 brings together #SLB, @BeingSalmanKhan and @aliaa08 in his next film, #Inshallah. Wishing that this entire journey be filled with a lot of love and Inshallah, the team is blessed with hope and faith @SKFilmsOfficial @prerna982,” the tweet from their official handle read.

The development comes almost a month after Prerna Singh, CEO of Bhansali Productions, revealed Salman will star in Sanjay’s next venture.