After the mind-boggling success of Sultan, superstar Salman Khan has started the shooting of his next film Tubelight in Ladakh. There were so many names coming for Salman’s heroine in Tubelight and now the name of the leading lady in the film has been revealed.
Surprisingly, the female lead of Tubelight is not a Bollywood or Indian actress. She is a Chinese actress called Zhu Zhu will be seen opposite to Dabangg Khan in Tubelight.
Zhu Zhu has recently shared her picture with Salman on her Instagram account with the tagline which reads, On Top of the Palace with Mr #Salman Khan @Ladakh.
Zhu Zhu is basically a China-born girl. She belongs to a Military family and her grandfather was part of Chinese People’s Liberation Army. Post her graduation, she turned into a VJ for MTV China.
After this successful stint, Zhu Zhu has shown her interest in acting and has worked in various International projects like Shanghai Calling, The Man with Iron Fists and Last Flight.
Directed by Kabir Khan, Tubelight is loosely based on India-China war of 1962. Salman is playing the character of a man-child, who is a slow learner and takes the time to understand things.
Kabir, who had earlier made two blockbusters Ek Tha Tiger (2012) and Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) with Salman, was searching for a Chinese actress as per the demand of the script. After taking several rounds of auditions, Zhu Zhu has been finally selected for the role.
Meanwhile, Zhu Zhu, who is currently in Ladakh with cast and crew of Tubelight is getting Hindi lessons from the professionals to take on command.
Tubelight is expected to release on Eid 2017.