Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Wednesday joined the cast of Chiranjeevi-starrer Godfather, which is the Telugu remake of Malayalam hit Lucifer. The film marks Salman’s Telugu debut.
Chiranjeevi took to Twitter to welcome him abode and wrote, “Welcome aboard #Godfather, Bhai @BeingSalmanKhan! Your entry has energized everyone & the excitement has gone to next level. Sharing screen with you is an absolute joy. Your presence will no doubt give that magical #KICK to the audience.”
Welcome aboard #Godfather ,— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) March 16, 2022
Bhai @BeingSalmanKhan ! Your entry has energized everyone & the excitement has gone to next level. Sharing screen with you is an absolute joy. Your presence will no doubt give that magical #KICK to the audience.@jayam_mohanraja @AlwaysRamCharan pic.twitter.com/kMT59x1ZZq
Along with the tweet, Chiranjeevi had also posted a photo in which he could be seen all smiles while welcoming Salman with a beautiful bouquet of flowers.
The details of the role that Salman will play in the film have currently been kept under wraps.
Directed by Mohan Raja, ‘Godfather’ is the Telugu remake of the 2019 blockbuster film ‘Lucifer’ which starred Mohanlal in the lead role with Tovino Thomas, Manju Warrier, Indrajith Sukumaran, and Vivek Oberoi.
On the work front, Chiranjeevi is awaiting the release of Acharya. He also has Bholaa Shankar, a film with KS Ravindra and a Venky Kudumula directorial in the pipeline.
Salman Khan, on the other hand, has Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali in his pipeline.