Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan’s film titled ‘Thugs of Hindostan’

Two legendary actors of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan teamed up for the first time. The film is titled, ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ and will be made under Yash Raj banner. It is rumoured that the perfectionist will play a Mumbai Tapori in this much awaited film.

Aamir Khan has expressed his happiness on working with Amitabh Bachchan, he wrote#“Finally, the moment I’ve been waiting for has come… to work with my icon, Mr. Bachchan! Thanks Adi, Victor, for ‘Thugs of Hindostan’. I’m too thrilled to be working with the actor I have admired all of my life. Shoot starts early next year, and the release has been locked for Diwali 2018. Can’t wait to get started! Fingers crossed.”

Big B confirmed the news on his social media account, he wrote#“It's a great honour and privilege to be working with Aamir and to be working with Yashraj again and also to work with Victor. I just look forward to that moment”.

For the first time Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan will be working together. Earlier Hrithik Roshan’s name was doing the round but things did not work out and finally Big B and Aamir have been roped in for the project.

‘Thug’ is repotedly helmed by Vijay Krishna Acharya of ‘Dhoom 3’ fame.

"I don't know if I can talk much about the film at this moment. I haven't been given permission. All I can say is that it is a very exciting subject.” The film will on floors early next year.

Currently, Aamir Khan is busy with his next film ‘Dangal’ based on wrestler Mahavir Phogat’s life and his struggles to make his daughters, Geeta and Babita, wrestlers. ‘Dangal’ is all slated to release this Christmas while Big B is currently busy promoting ‘Pink’ also featuring Taapsee Pannu, Angad Bedi, Kriti Kulhari, Piyush Mishra and Andrea Taring. ‘Pink’ will hit theatres on September 16.