After Shooting For Bharat Salman Khan Said, ‘Abu Dhabi Is Like The Second Home To Me!’

06 Nov 2018 @ 12:11

Salman Khan has shot another movie in Abu Dhabi, it is becoming his favourite destination to shoot for his films. Earlier Tiger Zinda Hai and Race 3 was also extensively shot in Abu Dhabi. “There are close cultural ties between India and Abu Dhabi, which is one of the reasons I love coming here. Having spent more time in Abu Dhabi than in India over the last year, it certainly feels like a second home for me. It has been an exciting, thrilling and enjoyable experience to shoot ‘Bharat’ here,” Salman said.

The production shot in the stunning Liwa desert and purpose-built sets that replicated an oilfield in the 1970s were situated at Al Wathba and Al Ain. The production also made use of award-winning backlot of twofour54, which is home to the Gulf city’s media and entertainment industry, at KIZAD, where they created an Arabian marketplace.

“Abu Dhabi is home to extraordinary filmmaking talent, as well as world-class facilities, locations and services that are drawing the best in the business to our shores, and I’m delighted that Salman Khan and his team have enjoyed another smooth and seamless shoot here,” said Maryam Eid AlMheiri, CEO of Media Zone Authority Abu Dhabi and twofour54.

Bharat is an official remake of South Korean film Ode To My Father. Bharat also features Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Tabu, Jackie Shroff and Sunil Grover in pivotal roles.


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