Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who’s at the moment basking within the success of his not too long ago launched movie Gangubai Kathiawadi, has now opened up in regards to the prospects of working once more with Salman Khan. Salman had starred reverse Manisha Koirala in Sanjay’s 1996 movie Khamoshi, and labored with the director once more within the 1999 movie Dil De Chuke Sanam, which additionally starred Aishwarya Rai and Ajay Devgn. They had been all set to reunite after 21 years on Inshallah, wherein Alia Bhatt had additionally been solid. Nevertheless, the movie was shelved simply days earlier than it was slated to go on flooring. Additionally Learn: Sanjay Leela Bhansali on why he exploded in entrance of Alia throughout Gangubai shoot
Sanjay has now stated that he has left it as much as Salman Khan to resolve if they might have the ability to work collectively once more. He confused that he and Salman proceed to be shut pals, and he’s longing for an opportunity to be working with the actor.
In a latest dialog with Bollywood Hungama, Sanjay stated, “Salman is a really expensive buddy, and I needed to work with him after Padmavat. I put my greatest ft ahead to make it occur. For no matter causes, it did not end up. All of us change as individuals. So he has modified; in his thoughts, I’ve modified.”
The filmmaker added that he’s assured that even when he calls Salman at this time, they’ll discuss precisely like earlier than and choose the place they left off, so it does not imply that they’ve stopped liking one another. Nevertheless, so far as working collectively is worried, the ball is in Salman’s court docket now.
“I’ve utmost regard and respect for the one who did Khamoshi for me, who did Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam for me, and who stood by in Sawariyaa. So he has been a really essential a part of who I’m at this time and I’ll all the time respect him for it. The ball is in his court docket to resolve if he desires to work with me, and if it is god prepared inshallah agar hona hai to hoga (it’s going to occur if it is presupposed to occur).”
In one other a part of the interview, Sanjay recalled that he and Alia had been additionally heartbroken when Inshallah was shelved and so they misplaced their probability to work collectively on the film. He famous that later Gangubai occurred, and he has been left impressed by how good an actor Alia has been.
Gangubai Kathiawadi, which additionally stars Ajay Devgn, Vijay Raaz, Seema Pahwa, and Shantanu Maheshwari, launched in theatres final Friday. The biographical crime drama movie is loosely primarily based on the true story of Gangubai Harjivandas, whose life was documented within the e-book Mafia Queens of Mumbai by S. Hussain Zaidi.