Mumbai: Actress Pooja Hegde has been roped in to feature alongside Salman Khan in the upcoming film Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali.
After making her Hindi film debut with Hrithik Roshan in Mohenjo Daro and following it up with a stint opposite Akshay Kumar in Housefull 4, Pooja Hegde has scored another casting coup.
Pooja will be playing Salman”s love interest the film.
Sajid Nadiadwala, who is producing and scripting the film, said: “Having worked with Pooja in Housefull 4, we felt she was a perfect fit for this film. She has an amazing screen presence and will make for a good pair with Salman. They will bring freshness to the story.”
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“Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali”, which is slated for an Eid 2021 release, will be directed by Farhad Samji.
On the work front, Pooja Hegde will soon be seen in the lead role in Telugu film Most Eligible Bachelor. She will also feature in the film Jaan alongside Saaho actor Prabhas.