Maneesh Sharma’s international Tiger 3 program ends! After a hectic month-long shoot, crossing three countries – Russia, Turkey and Austria, while Salman Khan returns to Mumbai, Katrina Kaif returns on September 29 with film protagonist Emraan Hashmi. With this, the team completed much of the filming of the film. Tiger 3 would be the most expensive film in the Tiger series and it was a 40-day non-stop program.
According to a trade source, âWhile Salman came home on Sunday to shoot for Big Boss 14, Katrina and Emraan stayed in Austria to complete dramatic sequences of dialogue and confrontation throughout the beautiful town of Berndorf in Lower Austria (or NiederÃ¶sterreich as it is called in German) which is Austria’s largest state. Lower Austria has many amazing places to turn, including Semmering, the world’s first true mountain railway, Vienna Twin Tower, SchÃ¶nbrunn Palace, Burgruine Starhemberg Palace and many more. After Salman and Katrina wrapped up their parts in Salzburg, Vienna and Altaussee, Emraan came down from India last week to shoot sequences with Katrina.
The source adds that September 27 was the last day of the international program which began with an action-packed chase streak with Salman and Katrina on August 21 in St. Petersburg, Russia. âTomorrow Katrina and Emraan return to Mumbai with the rest of the cast and crew. They have completed two songs (both composed by Vaibhavi Merchant) in all of this overseas program besides the action and drama sequences. Emraan plays the antagonist in Tiger 3 and he’s a cool and stylish character. These are his first scenes with Katrina. Tiger 3 was planned on a larger scale by producer Aditya Chopra and director Maneesh Sharma, as the story demands that Tiger (Salman) and Zoya (Katrina) jump from country to country, in pursuit of the antagonist.
Salman and Katrina resumed filming Tiger 3 in Russia from August 21 with a thrilling chase scene in St. Petersburg, Russia, shot by a Hollywood action director, in and around the city streets with Local Russian stuntmen, horse-drawn carriages and bicycles. After shooting the high octane footage, Salman and Katrina traveled to the Turkish city of Antalya to shoot more action footage. Salman also toured with Turkish actors, the Radmehr brothers. The action sequences in Turkey and Russia were designed by South African stunt coordinator Franz Spilhaus. The beautiful city of Cappadocia in the center of Turley to shoot an extravagant romantic song.
From there, the team traveled to Cappadocia to shoot an extravagant romantic track photographed in exquisite locations. If Swag Se Swagat was billed as Tiger Zinda Hai’s most expensive song of 2017, it would be even more expensive and the most expensive track in the series. From Cappadocia, Austria was next with Salzburg, Vienna and Altaussee being the stopovers for Team Tiger 3. Salman and Katrina completed their second romantic song in Salzburg, which included scenes at the Love Lock Bridge, au- above the Salzach river. âEmraan joined them in Vienna last week where he shot some exciting action sequences with Salman and Katrina. Finally, Emraan and Katrina completed this program in Berndorf.
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