The announcement came from the producer on social media website Twitter. Salman Khan, who was confirmed to play the leading actor in the film last year, also posted a tweet confirming the new cast.
This will be the third outing for the pair after Student of the Year and Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, both films produced by Karan Johar as well.
Co-incidentally, it is also the third outing for the producer-director duo. Karan Malhotra starts work on the film immediately after Brothers, slated to release worldwide on 14th August. The director has previously made the blockbuster film Agneepath under