Salman, who is currently shooting for Kick opposite Jacqueline Fernandez, has agreed to do the project. The script is being worked upon and if all goes well, Salman will be playing a dwarf in the film. (Also read:Is Salman Khan the Shuddhi Hero? What Will Shah Rukh Say?)
Says a source, "Salman has wanted to work with Rai for a while now and recently, he gave his nod to the project. Pre-production work on this film will start soon and the film will have Salman playing a dwarf in it. The actor loves experimenting with different looks and characters, which is why he readily agreed to do the project."
While director Anand L Rai was unavailable for comment, another source adds that the dates for the project are yet to be decided. "Salman doesn't have any dates till 2016 and right now, Anand L Rai is working on the sequel of Tanu Weds Manu. But yes, Rai will soon look at working on its pre-production," says this source. (Also read:Salman Khan's Prem Ratan Dhan Payo Music Sold for 18 Crores)