Ali Abbas Zafar unveils a new still of Salman Khan, the actor is carrying an MG-42 and out to get some gun blazing action!
The filmmaker released the new still on his social media account, he captioned it, “5000 rounds fired #tigerzindahai @TigerZindaHai @BeingSalmanKhan #KatrinaKaif”
Salman Khan is gearing up for his next grand release, Tiger Zinda Hai, an action thriller set to entertain fans this Christmas. The star’s heavy-duty action sequences in the upcoming film opposite Katrina Kaif are going to be mind-blowing.
Salman, who reprises his role as Tiger, is seen wielding an MG 42 – a massive machine gun – in one of the promotional photo. Salman’s character fires the gun in an action sequence that forms a crucial part of the film’s plot.
This fight sequence is part of a very crucial chapter in the film, and the weapon needed to match the scale and impact of this moment. For this scene, Salman fired around 5000 cartridges, over 3 consecutive days. It is said to be the most iconic shots of the film.
For the action sequences, Zafar was supported by action coordinator Tom Struthers of Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises fame.
Tiger Zinda Hai, a sequel to the 2012 film directed by Kabir Khan, will see Salman and Katrina reprise their roles as spies Tiger and Zoya. The film has been shot in Abu Dhabi, Tyrol and Austria. Salman and Katrina have recently shot for a special song for the film in Greece.
The movie releases on 22nd December 2017.