New Delhi: The last time actor Salman Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui came together on screen, ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan' happened. Their last outing which was about reuniting a dumb Pakistani girl Shahida played by child artist Harshaali Malhotra to her family was emotionally engaging.
While both the actors are basking in the extraordinary success of ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan', one of them got busy with a next release.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui's ‘Manjhi: The Mountain Man' released today, the 21st of August. This movie is directed by Ketan Mehta and is a biopic on a common man Dasrath Manjhi. Dasrath Manjhi, a native of Bihar took upon the herculean task of craving a path from a mountain. It took him 22 years to accomplish it.
The movie tells his story and has Nawazuddin as the protagonist Dasrath Manjhi. The movie has been very well received till now. Nawazuddin's portrayal has garnered praises from all corners of the country.
Salman Khan didn't fail to shower his wishes to the team of Manjhi, just like the rest of the nation. Salman Khan who has worked with Nawazuddin in the 2014 release ‘Kick' too, took to the micro-blogging site Twitter to send his best wishes to the actor. This is what Salman Khan tweeted:
Nawazuddin retweeted Salman's tweet to show the gratitude towards his co-star.
Seeing this warm exchange of gestures, we hope to see more of them together in the near future!