Salman Khan eyes Suniel Shetty’s daughter Athiya

Salman Khan is regarded as the godfatHero of Indian film industry, he has launched many new debutantes and changed their fortune, after launching Katrina Kaif’s sister Isabella Kaif, he is all set to launch Suniel Shetty and Mana Shetty’s daughter Athiya Shetty. If the latest buzz is to be believed then Salman Khan will launch Athiya Shetty in his new movie, Tu Mera Hero Hai’.

Salman Khan has brought the rights of Subhash Ghai’s 1983 blockbuster ‘Hero’ starring Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Sheeshardi and he is keen to make the film with 18-year-old Athiya Shetty who studied film-making and liberal arts at the New York Film Academy. Athiya was also a strong candidate for Sajid Nadiadwala's ‘Heropanti’, starring Jackie Shroff's son Tiger but things did not work out in the end.

The film will also mark the debut of Aditya Pancholi's son Soora Pancholi.

The website also quoted a source, "Salman has requested Subhashji to help with the music. He has always been a fan of his musical hits Karz, Karma and Khalnayak."

Speaking about Sooraj Pancholi, he assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Hrithik-Aishwarya starrer Guzaarish and Kabir Khan in Salman-Katrina starrer Ek Tha Tiger. During the shooting of the film, Sooraj caught Salman’s attention.

The film will go on floor by the end of this year.