Posted on May 5, 2017 at 8:36 am

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Fatima Sana Shaikh The Lead In Yash Raj Films’ Amitabh Bachchan-Aamir Khan Starrer Thugs Of Hindostan

Here comes the good news! The actress for Amitabh Bachchan-Aamir Khan starrer ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ has been finalized.

Fatima Sana Shaikh, who made an impressive debut with ‘Dangal’, and who also did a look test for the movie, has joined the star-studded cast of Yash Raj Films’ forthcoming mega project ‘Thugs of Hindostan’. While it is still unclear what her role exactly is, all we know is that she will share screen space with Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan in the Vijay Krishna Acharya directorial.

This is the second time Vijay Krishna Acharya (Victor) will be directing Aamir Khan after the blockbuster ‘Dhoom 3’. ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ unites Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan onscreen for the first time and promises to be a larger than life, grand cinematic experience.

Writer-director Vijay Krishna Acharya said, “The role of the girl is pivotal to the film so it was crucial for us to find the perfect fit. Through a rigorous round of auditions and action workshops, we found in Fatima a truly dedicated actor and a gifted performer of action. We are very happy to have found the perfect girl for our film.”

The film begins shooting on June 1. Watch out for more details on the film in this space and keep counting the time till its release date of Diwali 2018.