Sooraj Pancholi, Athiya Shetty gets cozy in ‘Hero’ new poster

Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty rise up the heat quotient in the new poster of ‘Hero’ helmed by Nikhil Advani and produced by Salman Khan’s production house. The action-romantic film 'Hero' marks the debut venture of Sooraj Pancholi, son of Aditya Pancholi and daughter of Suniel Shetty Athiya Shetty.

As soon as the poster was unveiled, #HeroPoster started trending on Twitter. The poster shows shirtless Sooraj holding Athiya's hand.

Directed by Nikhil Advani, ‘Hero’ a the remake of Subhash Ghai's 1983 film of the same name, which starred Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Shesadri.

Newcomers Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty, who are making their Bollywood debut with have joined the micro-blogging site Twitter.

Welcoming them on Twitter, Salman Khan, tweeted who is producing ‘Hero’# "Now follow my heroes @soorajpancholi9 @THEATHIYASHETTY."

Both Sooraj and Athiya thanked Salman Khan for their dream debut#"Thank You @BeingSalmanKhan sir @nickadvani sir and the team of @HeroTheFilm. I am about to live my dream," Athiya tweeted.

Sooraj tweeted, "Thank You @BeingSalmanKhan sir for making this happen!!."

'Hero' is slated for September 11 release this year.