The story of the film based on the very famous novel “Confession Of Thugs” written by the Philip Meadows Taylor in 1839.
The novel is based on the story of a thug whose name is Ameer Ali. Whose gang of Thugs posed a serious challenge to the British Empire in India during the early 19th century.
Aamir Khan as Ameer Ali, the main character of the film. Who is of Pathan origin, orphaned as a child and raised by Thugs.
Amitabh Bachchan as Ismail, the second lead character, a high-ranking Thug and the adoptive father of Ameer Ali.
Fatima Sana Shaikh will be seen playing one of the three lead characters.
Katrina Kaif will be playing a classical Indian character and will have an important role.
The budget of the film production is ₹210 crore (US$33 million). Which make this film a one of the most expensive Yash Raj Films production.
It is the first time that Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan are working together in a film. It is also Amir Khan’s second time collaborating with Vijay Krishna Acharya and Katrina Kaif, after Dhoom 3 (2013). The film will have a dance sequence featuring Bachchan, choreographed by Prabhu Deva.
In the film, you will also experience the Bollywood sea battles like in Pirates of the Carribean.
well, let’s see after Dangal (the biggest hit in the history of Indian cinema) Is Amir Khan again achieve the title of Mr.Professionist?
The film scheduled to release on Diwali 2018.