YRF Announces the sequel of 2012’s Ek Tha Tiger
On the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, the production banner Yash Raj Films has announced the sequel of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer 2012’s Ek Tha Tiger. The second installment is titled as Tiger Zinda Hai and in this Salman and Katrina are reprising their roles.
As per the announcement, the movie is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and is scheduled to be released next year on Christmas i.e. 22 December 2017. The prequel was directed by Kabir Khan and was the biggest blockbuster of the year. But this time, YRF roped in Ali Abbas Zafar as a director. Ali has recently directed Sultan, which has emerged as the third highest grossing movie of all time in Bollywood so far.
The news was first shared by the official twitter handle of YRF with a teaser poster of Tiger Zinda Hai, “Announcing @BeingSalmanKhan and #KatrinaKaif in #TigerZindaHai Directed by @aliabbaszafar Releasing Christmas 2017“. The pictures features the official logo of the movie with caption ‘An Indian Agent. A Pakistani Spy. Against a Common Enemy…’ The director Ali also expressed his emotions on twitter, “Tiger Zinda Hai @BeingSalmanKhan #katrina kaif. Nervousness and excitement.“
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With just one poster, Tiger Zinda Hai has gained enormous hype among audience. As it starring the most popular actor Salman and the most popular actress Katrina as per Google India, the movie is positively expected to shatter many records of box office after the release. Reportedly, shooting of the Tiger Zinda Hai will commence after the completion of Kabir Khan’s Tubelight.