Salman with sister Arpita and brother-in-law Aayush Sharma Image: Fotocorp
It's official. Salman Khan is all set to launch his brother-in-law Aayush Sharma in Bollywood. Aayush, who is married to Salman's sister Arpita Khan Sharma, will debut with the Tubelight actor's production house, Salman Khan Films (SKF). The movie, which is yet to be titled, will see another debutante Abhiraj Minawala, making his foray into direction for the first time.
Aayush has been welcomed to showbiz by none other than his supertar bhai-in-law himself. "Congrats @aaysharma Now is the time for a lot of mehnat aur lagan. Wish you all success God Bless #AayushSharma," Salman posted on Twitter.
Media was abuzz with speculation around Aayush's B-town debut since he got hitched to Bhai's sister Arpita. Aayush, who is father to baby Ahil, already has a hang of the industry. He would often accompany Salman to the sets of Tubelight and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.
The Delhi boy is reportedly attending workshops for his upcoming film, which is rumoured to be a love story set in Gujarat. The movie will release in late 2018. Meanwhile, B-town is totally excited to welcome Aayush into the industry. Names like Varun Dhawan, Ritesh Deshmukh, Karan Johar took to Twitter to congratulate the newcomer.
@aaysharma Congratulations brother.This is amazing news. GOD bless you.U will rock it. 💪🏻more power & happiness to you & the family— Neil Nitin Mukesh (@NeilNMukesh) October 9, 2017
Abhiraj, who is directing the film, is a former assistant of director Ali Abbas Zafar, and met Salman during the making of Sultan. Earlier, it was reported that the film would have TV actor Mouni Roy, too, making her big screen debut. But the Naagin actor has already begun filming her first movie Gold with Akshay Kumar. Watch this space for more details.