Salman Khan goes clean-shaven ahead of Valentine’s Day

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, Bollywood’s most eligible bachelor Salman Khan has forgone his moustachioed look and is back to his clean-shaven self.

The superstar had been sporting a stubble and a moustache for some months for his upcoming film ‘Sultan’ in which he plays the role of a Haryanvi wrestler. Salman has shaved off his beard and handle bar moustache and the new look is also for his film ‘Sultan’.

The official Twitter handle of ‘Sultan’ movie posted a picture of Salman’s clean-shaven look and tweeted, “Sultan's new look without the moustache will bring Valentine's Day early this year! #OnTheSets #SultanEid2016Sultan Official.”

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh also tweeted the image and wrote, “Check out Salman Khan's look - without the moustache - for Yash Raj's #Sultan. Eid 2016 release.”

Salman is said to be playing a double role in movie as the wrestler Sultan Ali Khan and his son. The actor had been working hard to get the beefed up look for the Ali Abbas Zafar directorial. He gained 14 kilos and extensively trained in wrestling and mixed martial arts under Hollywood stunt director Larnel Stovall. He also undertook training in Haryanvi dialect and accent.

Besides Salman, it stars Randeep Hooda in the role of a coach. UFC fighter Tyron Woodley will also feature in the movie. After a lot of scouting and rumours, Anushka Sharma was finalised as the leading lady in the film opposite Salman.

‘Sultan’ as of now, is slated to hit screens on the occasion of Eid this year.