Anushka Sharma has been confirmed as playing the lead female actor in Salman Khan's Sultan.
In Sultan, Salman plays the eponymous role. In order to essay the character of the 40-year-old wrestler from Haryana, Salman Khan has been undergoing strenuous training for quite some time now.
This is the first time that Salman and Anushka have been paired together. With Sultan, Anushka will have worked with all three Khans of the industry. She had made her Bollywood debut alongside Shah Rukh Khan in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, and then teamed up with him for Jab Tak Hai Jaan. In 2014, Anushka was seen opposite Aamir Khan in PK.