Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan who was earlier seen as lord Hanuman follower in his movie “Bajrangi Bhaijaan,” has now lend his voice in the upcoming animated movie “Hanuman Da Damdaar” for the Hindu lord.
The 50-year-old actor was the unanimous choice of kids to be voice of Hanuman.
Head of feature films, Perfect Pictures, Yusuf Shaikh, said in a statement, “Before we decided to approach a celebrity for the voice of Hanuman we ran the idea through a focus group of kids. Unanimously the kids echoed Salman Khan as the most suitable and loved voice for Hanuman.”
He further added, “Post that the direction and animation team designed the character and few patent dialogues of Salman in sync with the story of Hanuman. And, when Salman saw the footage he could not believe how impactful the synergy was…,”
This upcoming 2D animated movie features voice of Javed Akhtar, Raveena Tandon and Kunal Khemmu.
The movie is scheduled to hit screen on October 7th.