Abhinav Kashyap, brother of Anurag Kashyap, is an Ad film maker of repute and shot into instant fame with his directorial debut Dabangg starring Salman Khan. The film was a top grosser at the box office.
There were recent reports that Abhinav will not direct the sequel toDabangg because he is going to make a film with Shah Rukh Khan. There were also reports that Salman’s brother Arbaaz Khan will helm Dabangg 2. The media also stated that Arbaaz and Abhinav have serious differences.
Abhinav Kashyap has since clarified that he is not making any film with SRK and he did not even meet him after the release of Dabangg as the actor was busy shooting for Ra.One and Don 2. He also denied that the had been any rift between him and Arbaaz. In fact, he said that Dabangg 2 is still an idea and no script work had commenced. Even if Dabangg 2 script gets ready in a couple of months, the film can go on floors only next year asSalman‘s dates are full for 2011