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Salman lights up Twitter as Tubelight becomes first film to have its own emoji

India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi 16 May 2017, 15:30:28 IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

Superstar Salman Khan’s Tubelight has become first Bollywood movie to have its own character emoji on Twitter. Filmmaker Kabir Khan gave the news to all Bhaijaan’s fans today. The emoji resembles with Salman’s look from the poster of the film.

Kabir took to micro blogging site Twitter to share the news. He tweeted, “Happy to announce the Tubelight becomes the FIRST Bollywood film with its own character emoji #TubelightKiEid! @BeingSalmanKhan @TwitterIndia.”

Salman Khan, who was also happy with the news tweeted, "@kabirkhankk Twitter ko full light kar dega ab yeh #TubelightKiEid emoji! @TubelightKiEid @amarbutala"

As soon as Kabir broke the news, all Bhaijaan fans started using the hashtag emoji.

The first song of the film will be launched today in Dubai.

Tubelight is one of the most awaited films of the year and marks the third collaboration of Salman and Kabir after Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Ek Tha Tiger.

The teaser of the film was well received by the audience and people have already declared it a blockbuster. The trailer of the film will be released on May 23.

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan will be seen doing a cameo in the film. Tubelight also features Chinese actress Zhu Zhu. The movie is slated to release on June 23.