Dangal Movie Details
Dangal is an upcoming Indian biographical sports drama film directed by Nitesh Tiwari. The film is produced by Disney Studio India. The film stars Aamir Khan portraying the role of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who taught wrestling to his daughters Babita Kumari and Geeta Phogat. Geeta Phogat was India’s first female wrestler to win at the 2010 Commonwealth Games where she won the gold medal (52 kg) while her sister Babita Kumari won the silver (55 kg). Dangal is the native name of wrestling site in Hindi which is popular in India. It has also regional names like Kusti and Pehlwani in India. Dangal is scheduled to release on 23 December 2016. The music for Dangal is composed by Pritam while lyrics are by Amitabh Bhattacharya.
Star Cast of Dangal
- Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat.
- Sakshi Tanwar as Daya Kaur, wife of Mahavir Singh Phogat
- Fatima Sana Shaikh as Geeta Phogat, daughter of Mahavir Singh Phogat
- Sanya Malhotra as Babita Kumari
- Rajkummar Rao as selector
- Zaira Wasim as child Geeta Phogat
- Suhani Bhatnagar as child Babita Kumari
- Vikram Singh
- Aparshakti Khurrana
Dangal First Look Poster
For all those who have been eagerly waiting to see Aamir Khan in Dangal, the first look poster is here! “Hoga Aaj Se Dangal Shuru,” reads the newly released poster. The poster just shows Aamir’s face in the backdrop of a wrestling pit. However, apart from that, it doesn’t reveal much about the movie. It is learnt that Mr Perfectionist, who portrays a wrestler in the movie has put on a lot of weight for the character. Reportedly, Aamir Khan weighs as much as 90 kgs for his next. The poster is fierce, intense and shows Aamir Khan in a totally new avatar. Dangal is loosely based on the life wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and is in Ludhiana shooting for the same. Dangal is touted around the emotional journey of Mahavir Phagot and his struggle to train his daughters to be national level wrestlers. Aamir, who has always delivered flawless performances onscreen, is sure to impress us with Dangal too. It is reported that popular TV actor Sakshi Tanwar play Aamir’s wife in the film.