Race 3, which will be directed by Remo D’Souza, has a terrific part for the antagonist. In fact, insiders say the villain’s part in Race 3 is the strongest character in the plot.the Race team thought that Salman would be perfect in the antagonist’s part, especially since he had never played a villain before.

But Salman, after some thought, decided to let go of the grey role. He would rather play the protagonist, even if it isn’t as impactful than the villain’s part. Says a source close to the film, “Salman said no to the villain’s role in Race 3.The role has now gone to his friend Aditya Pancholi.