Salman Khan gets ‘Race 3’ script re-worked for co-star Jacqueline Fernandez

Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez crackling chemistry wowed audience with 2014 Kick and now with the duo will be seen again in Remo D’Souza’ Race 3.

Reports were already abuzz that Salman was adamant on getting Jacky on board and now the latest is that Bhaijaan wants his pretty co-star to have the best role in the film. A source close to the film revealed to India.com that Salman asked the writer Shiraz Ahmed to revise and rewrite a few portions of Jackie’s role to make sure it is meatier. The source reveals, “It is not new for Salman to go out of his way and pull some strings for friends every now and then. This time he did the same for Jacqueline. He got her character rewritten so that the actress isn’t reduced to a mere glamorous prop in the film but is also able to prove her acting mettle.”

Salman also got Jacqueline on board for the reading session of the revised script to gauge her reaction to the part in Race 3 and gave a go ahead to the makers only once she approved.

Wow! Now don’t all of us want a friend like Salman Khan in our lives.

Race 3, which also stars Bobby Deol, Saqib Saleem and Daisy Shah in lead roles has gone on floors. Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez’s shot the first scene at a suburban Mumbai studio recently.They kicked off by shooting a robbery sequence. The makers have taken up two sets and designed one into a tunnel and the other into a shop full of gold and antiques, where the robbery will happen. The chase has just begun. Race 3 will be Salman’s Eid bonanza next year!