Dangal, the upcoming Aamir Khan Productions Hindi Movie, co produced by Walt Disney Pictures and UTV Motion Pictures has already created a buzz across the country with the release if its racy trailer and peculiar songs.
Dangal the much awaited movie of year 2016 will be the last biggest release of this year. Starring Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan and the TV queen Sakshi Tanwar in lead roles has already created a buzz. Aamir Khan’s dedication towards getting in to the character of the lead role has also been talked a lot where he gained lots of weight initially and later back in shape for the younger role.
Aamir Khan with the lead role in this biopic based on the life of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat was in new when he gained almost 22-25 kilos of weight to ensure he looks like a 60 year old wrestler. He later worked on reducing his weight drastically for the younger look as well. Known as Mr Perfectionist, Dangal will also show the dedication of Aamir Khan towards the character he is playing.
Sakshi Tanwar who is playing Mahavir Singh Phogat’s wife Shobha Kaur was already a household name for the portrayal of Parvati in TV Serial Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii. Later she was seen with Ram Kapoor in famous TV Series Bade Achche Lagte hain. As per news, Sakshi Tanwar directly received a call from Aamir Khan for this role and she was almost blank when received the call.
The films story is based on the life of Mahavir Singh Phogat’s struggle for getting a wrestling gold medal. Not getting one, he pinned his hope on his children. Having four daughters, he was little disappointed but later decided to go with them only. It’s a story of Mahavir Singh Phogat’s daughters – Babita Kumari and Geeta Phogat struggling for the Wrestling Gold Medal. Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra are playing the roles of Geeta and Babita respectively. It’s a story of choosing daughter over son and training them to win.
Dangal has been extensively shot in North India, specially Punjab and Haryana for providing an authentic look. The film is being directed by Nitesh Tiwari, who previously directed ‘Chillar Party’ and ‘Bhootnath Returns’ and the film is scheduled to be released on 23rd Dec 2016. Music is by Pritam and its being told that Aamir Khan will rapping for the first time with a song in the film. Aamir Khan was also in touch with Rajnikath for dubbing the Telgu version of Dangal, but Rajnikanth rejected it politely saying his voice is too popular and will be recognised easily.