Jacqueline Fernandez, who is celebrating her 35th birthday today, received the perfect gift as the makers of Kick 2 announced that she is the female lead of the upcoming Salman Khan film.
Warda Nadiadwala shared on Twitter, “Here is your BIRTHDAY GIFT that will be remembered Forever! @Asli_Jacqueline overjoyed to FORMALLY announce that #SajidNadiadwala locked the script at 4 am this morning & has written an exceptional role for you! @BeingSalmanKhan’s #Kick2 rolling soon Welcome Back! @NGEMovies”
Kick 2 was earlier announced with Salman Khan in the lead role, but the name of the female lead was not revealed. In January, Kick 2 director Sajid Nadiadwala had told , “We are yet to lock the female co-star, post which we will start working on the shoot dates. Kick 2 will happen in December 2021. I am in a process to finish writing the script.”
With the coronavirus pandemic, it is yet to be known if the release date of Kick 2 will be pushed further.
Kick, starring Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez, released in 2014. It was the official Hindi remake of the Telugu film of the same name.