Salman Khan Taking a Break During The Flming
The film Ek Tha Tiger (English: Once there was a tiger) is a Hindi language romantic thriller. The film eas produced by Aditya Chopra and directed by Kabir Khan. This was his third collaboration with the banner after his directed films Kabul Express in 2006 and New York in 2009.
Salman Khan Posing With A Fan On Sets
Salman Khan in a Beige Sweater
Salman Khan With His Director
Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif played the lead roles whose love story is the crux of the action movie. The film was released on India’s Independence day, August 15th, 2012. It released to a stupendous reception and garnered almost INR 300cr in its box office collections. Though the critics it gave a mixed reception, it turned into YashRaj Films biggest hit to date.
Salman Khan Cycling To The Shoot
Salman Khan in a Light Blue Shirt
Salman Khan had to reportedly, undergo a thirty day fitness programme called ‘Dirty Running’ for his action sequences in the movie.
Salman Khan Enroute the Filmshoot
Salman Khan On The Sets With His Heroine
This was Salman Khan’s first venture with Yashraj Films. Music director Pritam was signed as the composer of the film initially. However, he opted out of the film later, citing date problems with both Yash Raj projects Ek Tha Tiger and Dhoom 3. Thus, Aditya Chopra being impressed by composer Sohail Sen’s work in their recent venture Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, signed him as the music director. Salman Khan’s fee for ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ was reportedly, a whopping INR 32 crores!
Salman Khan Walking To The Shoot
A Shirtless Salman Khan
Salman Khan With Ranvir Shorey
Salman Khan With Katrina Kaif
It was filmed in five different countries including Ireland and Turkey and featured exotic locations, never before featured in Hindi films. During the shoot an intense earthquake happened in Iraq.