Ek Tha Tiger is an upcoming Bollywood romantic thriller film starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in lead role. Produced by Aditya Chopra and directed by Kabir Khan, the film marks the third collaboration of Kabir Khan with Yash Raj Films after Kabul Express (2006) and New York (2009). Ek the Tiger also stars Ranvir Shorey in lead role. The official teaser of Ek The Tiger was released on May 10th, 2012 along the film Ishaqzaade.
Yesterday, an excited Kabir Khan tweeted, “In less than 36 hours… Tiger will come to your screens… for a brief look ”
Initially, music director Pritam was signed as the composer of the film. However, he opted out of the film later due to date clashes with yet an other Yash Raj projects, Dhoom 3. Chopra, being impressed by composer Sohail Sen’s work in their recently-released film Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, roped him in to compose for the film. The lyrics will be penned by Neelesh Misra. A song titled Jaaniyan which had vocals by Asif Nawaz, a Pakistani artist was reported to have been leaked from the film’s soundtrack. However, YRF officials denied the news, saying that the album was not in any danger of being leaked.
The movie originally scheduled to release on 1st June 2012, but the movie was shifted to 20 August 2012 as Amir Khan Talaash is releasing on 1st June and now movie is expected to release on 20 August 2012 on the auspicious occasion of EID.