Jacqueline Fernandez to star opposite Salman Khan in Kick 2, filmmakers likely to retain her for the sequel

Jacqueline Fernandez, who was last seen in Race 3, has been amidst a lot of rumours regarding her forthcoming movies. From Salman Khan’s Kick 2 to Chashme Baddoor remake, her name has been popped up for various films.

For some time there was a rumor that Jacqueline Fernandez would not be in Kick 2. It was said that filmmakers could take some other heroine. Names of Deepika Padukone and Disha Patani were doing the rounds.

A source said: “The film team earlier wanted to take some other heroine opposite Salman Khan as they wanted to show his different chemistry with a different actress. But now after lot of deliberations Fernandez’s name has been probably finalized for the film.”

Kick 2 was announced by makers last year tagging it as a Christmas 2019 release. But as time went by, Salman got stuck to his commitments of Bharat & Dabangg 3.

Jacqueline Fernandez was said to star in the sequel. Cut to the current scenario, it seems Jacqueline will continue the legacy to flirt with Devi Lal Singh (Salman Khan). The reports of her starring opposite Kartik Aaryan in Chashme Baddoor remake were also rife.