I have the responsibility of Athiya, Sooraj on me, Salman Khan


Basking in the joy of ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ success, superstar Salman Khan is now looking forward to his production venture, ‘Hero’, a remake of yesteryears blockbuster of the same name. Salman Khan launched Sooraj and Athiya in ‘Hero’ and wants the newbie to become the next stars of Bollywood.

 "I am scared. Suniel and Aditya are good friends. I have the responsibility of these two kids on me. We are not worried about the fate of the film but project them in a way that they become stars. They have to be accepted and appreciated, "said Salman.

"We did not think about the budget for this film. They need support. Pray for them, that they become superstars. They have the potential, "he added.

The trailer of ‘Hero’ released couple of days back was well appreciated by the audience. The film is a remake of Subhash Ghai's 1983 blockbuster of the same name, which starred Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Seshadri in the lead roles.

The remake has been directed by Nikhil Advani and is scheduled to release on September 11.

Salman Khan has sung the title song of the film. Regarding the song which he has recently sung for ‘Hero’, the actor said, "Not much takes had to be taken. But after that, a lot of work was there. I liked the song they asked me to sing and I sang it. I wanted to sing it as this was a good opportunity. Arman Malik was supposed to sing the song. He also has sung it."

The 49-year-old actor will be seen next in Sooraj Barjatya's ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ and Aditya Chopra's home production ‘Sultan’.

"Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is about brother, sister. It is a family film. Get ready to cry. I have a double role in this film. And for Sultan. I have to put on 15-20 kilos. It is a different, difficult film, "he said.