Mahesh Manjrekar opens up on working with daughter Saiee in Dabangg 3.
It is no secret that Salman Khan will be romancing another actress apart from Sonakshi Sinha in Dabangg 3. For the longest time, rumours had it that Mahesh Manjrekar's elder daughter . But it only recently revealed that not Ashwani, but her younger sister Interestingly, Mahesh Manjrekar, who essays the role of Sonakshi Sinha's father in the film, will share screen space with his daughter in the film.
Talking about his return to Dabangg 3, Mahesh Manjrekar told Mid-Day, "I reprise my role of Haria. It's a cameo which is there to establish Chulbul's journey."
The actor also informed that he did one scene with his daughter in Dabangg 3, and it was a proud moment for him. "I had one scene with Saiee and Salman, and it was wonderful to be in the same frame as my daughter. I felt proud and emotional," he told the daily.
Mahesh Manjrekar also revealed that his elder daughter Ashwani was never interested in films, and rumours of her Bollywood debut with Dabangg 3 were completely untrue.
"There were reports that my elder daughter Ashwami was in Dabangg 3, but she is a chef, and never wanted to be an actor. She assisted me for a while on Viruddh ( 2005). She would have been a fantastic director, but she never wanted to be in films. Saiee has always wanted to be an actress," said the actor.
Dabangg 3, which also stars Arbaaz Khan and Sudeep, is set to hit the screens on December 20.