Yash Raj Films has announced its next project: EK Tha Tiger, a romantic-thriller. The film will be directed by Kabir Khan. Kabir Khan has also penned the screenplay and dialogues for the film with Neelesh Misra which is based on a story by Aditya Chopra.
Ek Tha Tiger will star Salman Khan & Katrina Kaif in the lead roles.
The film starts shooting early July and is slated for a mid-2012 release.
Kabir Khan’s previous film New York was the opening film for the 33rd Cairo International Film Festival in 2009 and was screened at Pusan International Film Festival. He has directed several documentaries beforing making his foray into Bollywood with Kabul Express in 2006.