Social media star Abdu Rozik is ready to enter Bollywood. The singer, who was noticed by Salman Khan during IIFA 2022, landed a role in Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali, who is now called Bhaijaan. Abdu will play the role of a gangster who will confront Salman in a dramatic sequence.
Abdu shared with indianexpress.com that he was quite nervous when he met Salman as he was growing up watching his movies. The singer added that he was pleasantly surprised by the warmth the superstar had for him. Even though Abdu loves Bollywood, he said he never dreamed of making his debut, and that too with a Salman movie.
“I met him at IIFA and got on well with him. That’s how we started talking, and he offered me the movie. I play a gangster in the movie, from small bhaijaan to big bhaijaan,” he shared. Speaking further about the superstar, Abdu said he was a great human being who had a good heart. “He is a very nice man.
Born in Tajikistan into a family of gardeners, Abdu Rozik caused a stir with his singing videos. Apart from singing traditional songs, he also sings Hindi songs. Interestingly, he cannot converse in Hindi but sings Bollywood songs fluently. His videos are very popular on social networks and he too has become a very popular personality.
After his IIFA appearance, the Tajik singer came to India and met Shahid Kapoor, Armaan Malik, Virat Kohli, Sadhguru, Jacqueline Fernandez, Varun Dhawan, Bhushan Kumar, Munawar Faruqui and several social media influencers.
While Abdu will now return to Dubai, he will soon be back to shoot Salman Khan’s Bhaijaan. The 18-year-old singer said he loves the film industry and was happy to meet so many popular faces during his short trip. When asked who the next actor he wanted to meet was, he quickly replied, “Amitabh Bachchan. I’m a big fan and would like to meet him one day.
Apart from Abdu Rozik, Salman Khan also gives a chance to Shehnaaz Gill, Siddharth Nigam and Raghav Juyal in Bhaijaan.