However, recently tabloids started buzzing with rumors that Salman and Kangana might have sorted out their differences as the actor is eager to help petite actress promote her upcoming film ‘Tanu Weds Manu.’
Sources familiar with the matter revealed that many big banner filmmakers wanted to exploit the finale episode of reality television show ‘Bigg Boss’ (hosted by Salman) for promotional purposes.
But to everyone’s surprise Salman, reportedly, made it clear to the producers of the reality show that he wants ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ film’s stars Kangana and Madhavan on the finale show.
‘Tanu Weds Manu’ is all set to hit theatres on February 25.
Salman-Kangana's love-hate relation
At the start of 2010, tabloids started reporting at the fevered pitch that Kangana Ranaut has somehow managed to get into Salman’s camp and their friendship is budding.
Kangana suddenly started getting invitation to all parties and gatherings hosted by Khans and it was even reported that Salman had asked director of his next film ‘Me Shivaji Raje Bhonsle Boltoy’ to rope in Kangana as the leading lady.
However, immediately after these reports, another set of reports emerged suggesting that ‘Me Shivaji Raje Bhonsle Boltoy’ has been shelved for indefinite period of time.
It was also reported that Salman and Kangana are no longer friends.
Director TWM confirms their presence on ‘Bigg Boss’
When ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ film’s director Anand Rai was contacted for comments on the latest set of rumors, he confirmed the reports.
It was evident that Rai was cheerful at the prospect of nabbing the golden opportunity to promote his film on Salman’s hit show.
‘Tanu Weds Manu’ is a romantic comedy starring Kangana Ranaut and Madhavan in the lead and Jimmy Shergill, Swara Bhaskar and Deepak Dobriyal in supporting roles.