Thugs of Hindostan is the upcoming Hindi movie which is written & directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. Aamir Khan is playing the main lead in the film and Amitabh Bachchan is also playing a pivotal role in this film. This is for the first time, that these two mega superstars are working with each other.
It is an action adventure film and this is Vijay’s third movie as a director after Tashan & Dhoom 3. Firstly, Deepika Padukone then Vaani Kapoor were considered for the lead role but nothing happened and then Kriti Sanon was also considered for this role & then the news came out that she is also not doing the film. Then, Shradha Kapoor was also considered for the female lead.
Finally, after many auditions, the casting team decided that Aamir Khan’s Dhoom 3’s partner Katrina Kaif will be apt for the female lead in the film.
Source : Indiatoday
Aamir Khan also confirmed this news by tweeting,
“Finally we have our last Thug, Katrina. Welcome aboard Kat :-)”
Finally we have our last thug….. Katrina ! Welcome aboard Kat
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) May 11, 2017
It is produced by Yash Raj Studios. The shooting of the film will begin in 2017.
It is based on a British novel named as “Confessions of a Thug” published in 1839. This novel is set in 1832 in the time of British India in which the “Thugs” (based on a real thug Amir Ali) used to murder the tourists and loot them. According to rumors, Aamir Ali kills 719 people before being caught by the police and he remains in the great grief that why he was not able to kill thousand people.
The shooting will start from the March, 2018.
- Aamir Khan
- Amitabh Bachchan
- Katrina Kaif
- Fatima Sana Sheikh
- Jackie Shroff
Their music have always done exceptionally well, trio of Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy will be doing the music of this film.
For Technical cast & crew, you can visit, imdb
It is very early to talk about the trailer but it would enthralling to watch it because of Aamir Khan & Amitabh Bachchan.
This movie is going to release on Diwali, 2018 which is on Wednesday, 7th November which goes for a 5 days weekend for this gigantic celluloid.