Dangal is an extraordinary true story based on the life of Mahavir Singh and his two daughters, Geeta and Babita Phogat. The film traces the inspirational journey of a father who trains his daughters to become world class wrestlers.
Amir khan is coming back after 2 years to cinema and he is playing as role as both a young wrestler and then a middle-aged father. From the trailer, it seems the wrestler (Amir Khan) wanted boy to achieve his dreams of getting gold medal but he got daughters.
In his village of Haryana, Amir Khan, who plays as Mahavir Phogat feels like he may not achieve his dream of getting gold medal until one day when he realises that “choriyan choro se kam nahi.” After this epiphany, he decides to train his daughters Geeta and Babita, played by actresses Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra, for the dangal of their life.
Interestingly, Amir Khan had put on weight up to 95kg to play the older part and brought it down to around 70kg for acting as young wrestler.
Release Date: 23rd December 2016
Courtesy : UTV Motion Pictures
Starring: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Zaira Wasim, Suhani Bhatnagar
Directed By: Nitesh Tiwari
Produced By: Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao & Siddharth Roy Kapur