I need to prove myself, says Arbaaz Khan

By Hindustan Times

Arbaaz Khan is eagerly awaiting the audience’s verdict on his directorial debut Dabangg 2, releasing later this month. Though he’s found his calling in direction, Arbaaz dons many hats since he is also acting in and producing the sequel.

In a chat, he talks about directing brother Salman, taking the story ahead and making tons of money.

Direction is a big step. Was it instinctive?
It was by design. I started my production house with the idea of directing one day. I had earlier assisted Mahesh Bhatt during Naam (1986) and Jurm (1990), and when acting came I thought I would direct later. I knew my acting experience would help me in direction.

But for a first timer, there is always anxiety and, above all, Dabangg is a franchise loved by all and the fans are expecting a lot from Dabangg 2. It has to