Vishal Jethwa made a smooth transition from television to films in 2019. As the main antagonist in Rani Mukerji's Mardaani 2, Vishal's debut had a long-lasting impact on the audience and the critics. Now, after a 2-year-long break, Vishal has reportedly signed his second Bollywood film. As per an entertainment portal's report, the young actor will be seen in a pivotal role in Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif's thriller Tiger 3. A source close to the development told the portal that Vishal has landed a critical role in the film and details are being kept under wraps for now.
"Vishal wants to be seen as an actor who can do anything and pull off any part that’s offered to him. That’s why he chose Mardaani 2 for his debut because he wanted to shock and awe people with his acting abilities. He did that with aplomb and the industry and audience loved his performance. He has been signed on by director Maneesh Sharma for Tiger 3 for a very critical role that will again see him perform to his fullest. Of course, his role is being kept under wraps but you can expect him to shine in this superstar studded film!" the source told.
Vishal became popular for playing negative roles in TV shows like Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap, Diya Aur Baati Hum and Peshwa Bajirao. He won an award for Best Male Debut in 2019 for Mardaani 2.
Tiger 3 reunites Salman and Katrina after Bharat in 2019. The actors shot for the Europe schedule of the thriller in August. According to reports, Emraan Hashmi is the main antagonist in Tiger 3. However, he is yet to confirm the same. Produced by Yash Raj Films and directed by Maneesh Sharma, Tiger 3 is expected to release in 2022.
(Source: Bollywood Hungama)