Aamir Khan's 'Dangal' daughter Fatima Sana Shaikh joins 'Thugs Of Hindostan'!

Mr Perfectionist's next venture 'Thugs Of Hindostan' has been in news ever since the movie was announced. The Yash Raj venture has an impressive star cast line-up with megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan working first time ever together, the buzz around the female lead was on for some time.

By Ritika Handoo | Updated: May 06, 2017, 10:02 AM IST
Aamir Khan's 'Dangal' daughter Fatima Sana Shaikh joins 'Thugs Of Hindostan'!

New Delhi: Mr Perfectionist's next venture 'Thugs Of Hindostan' has been in news ever since the movie was announced. The Yash Raj venture has an impressive star cast line-up with megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan working first time ever together, the buzz around the female lead was on for some time.

Many names were doing the rounds for vying the lead in this venture. From Vaani Kapoor, Alia Bhatt to Kriti Sanon—all were rumoured to be in the race. However, it has now been confirmed by YRF in a tweet that the one who has bagged the prestigious project is none other than Aamir Khan's on-screen 'Dangal' daughter Fatima Sana Shaikh.

Yes! 'The older Geeta Phogat from 'Dangal' will be seen in 'Thugs Of Hindostan'. The film will be directed by writer-director Vijay Krishna Acharya, who previously directed 'Dhoom 3' for YRF.

The shooting of the film begins from June 1. Are you excited for this one?