After many speculations of the second lead actor for the Race 3, it looks like that the makers finally found their star for the second lead. Names of Siddharth Malhotra and Aditya Roy Kapur were in the talks, but makers have approached Emraan Hashmi now for the second lead in Race 3. Considering 2017 not a good year for Bollywood films at the box office, Hashmi’s Baadshaho had performed exceptionally well at the box office.
The 38-year-old actor has starred worked in past with Ajay Devgn in Once Upon Time in Mumbai and Baadshaho and has no issues in working with a big star. According to the early reports, the actor has been signed to play the second lead and would be seen opposite Daisy Shah in the film. “Emraan has been cast as the other hero in Race 3. After talks with Sid and Adi didn’t work out, the makers approached him and he has agreed to do the film. He will be romancing Daisy Shah in the film,” a source informed DNA. These developments are yet to be confirmed by the makers officially, so what’s confirmed is that Jacqueline Fernandez will be starring opposite Salman Khan. Race 3 is expected to go on floors by this month.