July 23 : Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif resumed shooting for Tiger 3 at Yash Raj Films Studios in Mumbai on Thursday. Work on the Salman Khan starrer was halted abruptly in April this year due to the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. Thereafter, producer Aditya Chopra instructed to dismantle the expensive set at the SRPF Grounds in Goregaon as it was partially destroyed due to Cyclone Tauktae.
The big budget spy thriller Tiger 3 is the third instalment of the blockbuster Tiger franchise. The actors have resumed shoot in a closely guarded set, with all Covid-19 precautions. After the Mumbai schedule, makers of the film have planned an extensive overseas schedule that will start from mid-August. Tiger 3 will be reportedly shot in Austria, Morocco, Turkey, Russia, as well as United Arab Emirates. The overseas shoot will, reportedly, take place in a 50-day plus schedule. It is also reported that Salman and the crew will jet off on August 12, while Katrina will join them later. In a later schedule, Emraan also plays the antagonist, will join Salman.
While Salman and Katrina are undergoing rigorous training sessions to reprise their roles, Salman recently shared a video on Instagram, where he can be seen training for Tiger 3.
Earlier it was reported that to create larger-than-life action sequences, the producers are planning to bring on board a number of action directors from varied backgrounds. Tiger 3 is slated to release in 2022.
The original film Ek Tha Tiger was directed by Kabir Khan and produced by Yash Raj Films. It was released in 2012. Its sequel, Tiger Zinda Hai was directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, and was released in 2017. In both the earlier films, Salman and Katrina played the leads. Tiger 3 will be helmed by Maneesh Sharma.