Salman, Sooraj's next movie to start in 2014

By Hindustan Times

MUMBAI, Feb. 22 -- They first worked together in the 1989 blockbuster Maine Pyar Kiya, and then biggies like Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994) and Hum Saath Saath Hain (1999). And even though filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya is apparently ready with the script of his next, tentatively titled Bade Bhaiya, we hear that the family drama will only kick off next year. The reason? Salman doesn't have dates.

"Salman and Soorajji have discussed the script, but it's next to impossible that he can take out time for it in 2013. In fact, he is yet to start shooting for Sohail Khan's Mental, which will be his first release this year," says a trade insider. Mental's first schedule begins in Dubai this week.

Barjatya, despite repeated attempts, remained unavailable for a comment. However, the filmmaker has al