Talented Actress Fatima Sana Shaikh, who played an impressive co lead in film Dangal will be seen in Yash Raj Films’ upcoming mega project Thugs of Hindostan. Once again her co star will be Aamir Khan along side Amitabh Bachchan and writer-director Vijay Krishna Acharya who will be directing the film.
Fatima began her film career back in 1997 as a child artist in a memorable film chachi 420. Since then she has also worked in Shahrukh Khan in One 2 Ka 4 in 2001 and has been seen in many films over the years including Tahaan, Bittoo Boss and Akashwani . Her most powerful performance till date has been in film Dangal that brought her straight back into the spotlight.
Vijay Krishna Acharya (Victor) have previously directed Aamir Khan in Bollywood blockbuster Dhoom 3. But this will be the first time ever that Amir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan will be sharing the screen space together what 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 with the film set to release for Diwali 2018.