Popular fiction writer Chetan Bhagat will be writing the screenplay for Salman Khan starrer ‘Kick’. Chetan Bhagat is one of the most sought after authors in Bollywood. His novels like Five Point Someone and One Night at Call Center have been successfully adapted and several other projects are also based on his novels.
Announcing the decision to write the screenplay of ‘Kick’ the author tweeted, “Happy to share with you that I`ll be writing the screenplay of `Kick` starring Salman Khan and directed by Sajid Nadiadwala. Have known both Salman and Sajid Nadiadwala for a while and been wanting to work with them. Couldn`t have asked for a better screenplay debut. Will be adapting Kick from original Telugu superhit, with fair amount of changes as well. Huge expectations, need all ur support! Thanks!”
‘Kick’ is Hindi remake of a Telugu blockbuster of the same name and the screenplay will be inspired from the original. The Telugu kick was a story of Robinhood style robber who used to rob the rich and distribute the loot among poor.