Kabir Khan’s next directorial venture’Tubelight’ is gearing up for release. Starring Salman Khan in the lead role, it has become the most talked about and highly awaited film of 2017. With the release being just around the corner, we bring to you the characters in the film. The movie is based on the 2015 Hollywood war drama ‘Little Boy’ , but we hear that Kabir Khan has added his touches to it and it doesn’t look like a rip-off. The movie is based in 1970s against the backdrop of the Indo-Sino war. But the movie concentrates more on the relationship between two brothers and not the war.
Salman Khan plays the role of ‘Laxman Singh Bisht’ who is slow in learning and picking things and is hence fondly nicknamed as ‘Tubelight’.
Sohail Khan plays ‘Bharat Singh Bisht‘, a soldier in the Indian army and Salman’s elder brother.
Sohail Khan in Tubelight. Pic/Sohail Khan’s Twitter account
Om Puri’s last film will see him play the father to Salman Khan and Sohail Khan’s characters.
Matin Rey Tangu, Zhu Zhu, Salman Khan and Om Puri (extreme right). Pic/Tubelight’s official Twitter account
Chinese actress Zhu Zhu will be seen playing Salman Khan’s love interest, but not much has been discussed about her role and it has been kept under wraps. There were rumours that she plays a Chinese Princess, but there has been no confirmation yet.
Zhu Zhu with Salman Khan
Matin Rey Tangu, a child actor from Arunachal Pradesh was recently introduced to the media by Salman Khan. He is shown to share fun and light moments with Salman in the film and could be our ‘Tubelight‘s dear friend
Matin Rey Tangu with Salman Khan
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