Published On: Sun, Mar 15th, 2015

Aamir Khan’s ‘Dangal’ shoot postponed

Aamir Khan, who has been gearing up for the role of wrestler in ‘Dangal’, will continue to be overweight till September. The latest report is that the film’s shooting was postponed little further.

Earlier, the film which will be directed by Nitish Tiwari was supposed to go on floors in April, but now the film’s shooting has been postponed till September because the casting for the film has not yet confirmed. Several names like Kangana Ranaut, Taapsee Pannu were rumored to be approached for the film. However, the makers are yet to make an official announcement about the casting of the film.

The film is a biopic based on the life of wrestler Mahavir Phogat, the father of Indian women wrestlers Geeta and Babita Kumari Phogat. Mahavir coached Geeta to win many accolades including the Bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics.