Much awaited Aamir Khan next biggie 'Dangal' is now confirmed for release on Christmas 2016 weekend. Film will be directed by Nitesh Tiwari and will be produced by Disney India. 'Dangal' is based on life of wrestler Mahavir Phogat and his daughters Geeta, Babita, and Sangeeta.
Aamir Khan films are just synonyms with Christmas releases. He has given many Blockbuster Hits in past in Christmas and most recently being PK. Film casting is still going on and once that is finalised shooting for the film will start. Aamir is gaining weight for the wrestler role and is currently weighing 90 kg. Also he is learning Haryanvi language for the film.
Aamir Khan stated in a latest press con of DVD launch of PK, “You can see that the preparation is on for ‘Dangal’. The film is going on floor in next few months but we have not blocked the dates. The casting is still on. I am learning wrestling and learning Haryanvi.” He further said, “I am a vegetarian now. I can’t even eat eggs. I am 90 kilos now. I used to weigh 68 kilos at the time of shooting PK.”