Salman Khan takes Suniel Shetty’s daughter Athiya Shetty under his wing
Salman Khan to launch Suniel Shetty’s daughter Athiya Shetty
Thu, May 16, 2013 15:35:24 GMT
Salman Khan has emerged as a messiah for all those youngsters waiting to find a footing in Bollywood. So who is at the receiving end of his benevolence this time? Suniel Shetty’s 18-year-old daughter Athiya Shetty.
The pretty teen has been roped in by the star for the official remake of Jackie Shroff’s superhit Hero.
Director Subhash Ghai has reportedly sold the remake rights of his 1983 hit Hero to Salman Khan. Now, the actor has plans to make the film with two new faces. Along with Athiya Shetty, the star will also launch Aditya Panscholi’s son, Sooraj. The movie is tentatively titled Tu Mera Hero Hai.
While it’s still not clear who is going to don the director’s hat, it’s heard that Salman Khan has requested Subhash Ghai to help with the film’s music score. “Salman has requested Subhashji to help with the music. He has always been a fan of his musical hits Karz, Karma and Khalnayak,” reveals a source to a daily.
As far as selection of Athiya Shetty is concerned, the 18-year-old daughter of Suniel Shetty was waiting for a right project to launch her career. Athiya has studied filmmaking and liberal arts at the New York Film Academy.