‘Hero’ is a remake of Subhash Ghai’s cult classic by the same name released in 1983. This romantic action thriller stars newcomer Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty in the lead. Directed by Nikhil Advani and produced by Salman Khan and Subhash Ghai, the film is the story about a vagabond (Sooraj Pancholi) who kidnaps by conning the police commissioner’s daughter (Athiya Shetty) in return of the release of his boss who is on the verge of being imprisoned for life. But as fate would have it, he falls in love with her. On revealing his identity to her, he vows to reform himself by handing himself over to the law and win back the trust of his love to emerge a hero in real life too.