Bhagyashree applauds Salman’s role in ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’


Superstar Salman Khan’s co-star Bhagyashree from his 1989 blockbuster ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ said she liked the actor’s latest film ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and applauded him for his emotional “avatar.”

"I really liked the film. I even told Salman that he came across in a completely new avatar. And it's a different kind of emotional connect that he's got with the audience this time around," Bhagyashree told IANS at designer Rohit Verma's store launch when asked if she had seen the film.

‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ has been shattering records at the box office ever since it released on July 17 and is heading towards the Rs 300 crore mark.

Bhagyashree made their Bollywood debut in the musical romance by Sooraj Barjatya where the actress played a sweet and innocent girl in love with Salman’s character. The film went on to become the highest grossing film of the year.

For Salman as well, ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ was his first film as lead actor. Earlier, he had done a in Rekha and Farooq Sheikh starrer ‘Biwi Ho To Aisi’.

Bhagyashree began her acting career with television series ‘Kachchi Dhoop’ by Amol Palekar. She also appeared in a few films opposite her husband Himalaya. She was last seen in television series ‘Laut Aao Trisha’ that was aired last year on Life OK channel.