The wait is finally coming to an end! We are just a day away from witnessing the Salman Khan – Kabir Khan magic with Tubelight trailer releasing tomorrow, May 25. The film, Salman’s Eid 2017 release, is undoubtedly one of the most awaited films of the year. But before we see the Khan woo and wow us in a never seen before avatar, fans of the Dabangg Khan are waiting to see the trailer of the film. The first teaser of Tubelight released earlier this month on May 4, followed by the Radio song which the film’s cast launched at a glitzy event in Dubai, where Salman Khan has been shooting for another one of his 2017 release, Tiger Zinda Hai.
With what we know of the film so far, Tubelight seems to be ‘hatke’ than the masala films bhaijaan is known for and loved in. But if there was any doubt about how much this film will interest his audience, it has all become clear now. As we count the minutes left for the Tubelight trailer to be dropped upon us, here’s looking at five reasons why we are desperately waiting to watch the first extended look of this Salman Khan – Kabir Khan film! (ALSO READ: Sohail Khan continued to shoot Tubelight despite an arm injury – read exclusive details)
Salman Khan and director Kabir Khan on the sets of Tubelight
Reason 1: More about Salman
One of the most important reasons behind all the excitement around the Tubelight trailer is that very little is known about Salman Khan’s character in the film. As per reports, he is playing a person who is slow at grasping things and therefore he is tagged ‘Tubelight’ by those around him. Now, that is contradictory to his braveheart and beefy cop and spy avatars he has been donning for his past films. How then will he shed his star appeal and transform himself into someone who invokes empathy and love will be very interesting to see. Yes, we saw a glimpse of him in the teaser, but we couldn’t get enough of him. (ALSO READ: Why did Salman Khan have an emotional outburst on the sets of Tubelight? Read Exclusive)
Reason 2: Salman and Zhu Zhu
Salman Khan pairs up with Chinese actress Zhu Zhu for this one. The film is said to be a love story based around the time of war. One can expect to see romantic moments as well as those of pain and separation and it will be a treat to see Salman’s chemistry with this new actress. Salman and Zhu Zhu make a pair that has our interest soaring, let’s wait for the trailer to see if they are able to win us over with their performance on screen. (ALSO READ: NOT Salman Khan but Chinese actress Zhu Zhu is the heart of Tubelight according to Kabir Khan)
Tubelight poster (left); Salman Khan and Matin Rey Tangu (right)
Reason 3: Salman and Matin Rey Tangu
The picture of Salman Khan with his little co-star from Tubelight had taken the internet by storm. The little Matin looked too cute to not make you go ‘awww’. But what is his role in the film like? Looking at the pictures and the Tubelight ki making ka teaser, that was launched earlier this week, it is clear that the two actors share a great bond offscreen and we are eagerly waiting to see them come together on the big screen and turn our hearts into jelly! (ALSO READ: Salman Khan’s Tubelight trailer to be out on May 25, to be 2 minutes 17 seconds long)
Reason 4: The chorus with the kids
Taking the cute level a notch higher, Salman Khan and Kabir Khan have come up with an interesting promotional strategy where they have involved kids from the actor’s Bandra residence, Galaxy apartments. The kids will be doing voice-overs in the trailer and we are definitely waiting to see what they have in store for us! (ALSO READ: Salman Khan went out of the way to help a cameraman and won our hearts all over again – Read EXCLUSIVE)
Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan to star together in Tubelight
Reason 5: Shah Rukh Khan
Yes, the news about Shah Rukh Khan’s cameo in Salman Khan’s Tubelight was so good to seem true! After endless speculations around it, Kabir Khan finally made it clear in one of his statements earlier this year that the two mighty Khans will be sharing screenspace in the film. While the role is just a cameo, Kabir has promised that it will be a significant one and will act as a treat for all the fans of Bollywood’s much loved Karan – Arjun. (ALSO READ: Salman Khan’s Tubelight already beats Shah Rukh Khan- Anushka Sharma starrer Raula! Here’s how)
Now, with all that and more, how can one not be excited to watch Tubelight trailer? While we all wait in anticipation, stay tuned to India.com for some exclusive details about the film.