Salman Khan's 'Chulbul Pandey' Character Inspires Soha Ali Khan's Next Role?

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who played the whacky character of Inspector Chulbul Pandey in Dabangg, seems to have inspired actress Soha Ali Khan to play a similar role in her upcoming film Jo Bhi Karva Lo, it seems.

Sources claim that in the film, Soha will be seen playing the role of a rustic cop, who will be like the female version of Chulbul Pandey. Confirming the news, Soha was quoted saying that she has taken inspiration from Salman's Chulbul character for the film and that she is quite excited about playing the character. The actress has also reportedly joined martial arts classes to prepare for her role.

Directed by Sameer Tiwari, who makes his debut with the film, Jo Bhi Karva Lo also stars Paresh Rawal, Arshad Warsi and Jaaved Jaffery.

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