The trailer of Aamir Khan’s upcoming wrestling drama Dangal released on Thursday and has received excellent response from Bollywood.
In the film, Aamir plays the role of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat while actresses Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra play his daughters Geeta and Babita. The film chronicles the journey of the trio through the world of wrestling and how they overcome prejudice, societal pressure and conventional beliefs about traditional notions of gender.
Celebs like Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Anupam Khair hailed the film on Twitter.
— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) October 20, 2016
— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) October 20, 2016
— Pooja Hegde (@hegdepooja) October 20, 2016
— Esha Gupta (@eshagupta2811) October 20, 2016
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) October 20, 2016
— SAIRA Kriti Sanon (@kritisanon) October 20, 2016
— sonalikulkarni (@sonalikulkarni) October 20, 2016
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) October 20, 2016
— Siddharth (@Actor_Siddharth) October 20, 2016
@aamir_khan I love it!!!!!!!!!!!! Just wow. Girls superb. You as always mind-blowing.
— kunal kohli (@kunalkohli) October 20, 2016
— Remo D'souza (@remodsouza) October 20, 2016
KICKASS !!!!!! https://t.co/qw6xCM7qzO
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) October 20, 2016
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) October 20, 2016
Dangal is directed by Nitesh Tiwari and will open in theatres this Christmas.