Mumbai, Sep 25: The year’s most highly anticipated film “Thugs of Hindostan” starring Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan will be dubbed in Tamil and Telugu.
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 18, 2018
The film’s director Vijay Krishna Acharya says he wants to share the movie with the audiences across India.
The stars have shot a video featuring them as they announce the film’s release in Tamil and Telugu. The video will show them speaking in the two languages to announce the news.
“We are a nation of film lovers, and films have often been a cultural glue that binds us all in a way that transcends geography. We hope that in ‘Thugs of Hindostan’, the audience will find a story that is universal in appeal and unique in its presentation,” Acharya said in a statement.
He added: “The joy of watching the dream casting of the two undisputed masters of acting Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan in an action-adventure spectacle is the feast that we invite our audience to this Diwali.”
The director said he wants to share the film with everyone.
“And if there’s one thing we Indians know as a family is to share, and it is in this spirit that we’d like to share our film with our audiences across India. This Diwali let the Thugs entertain you all over Hindostan,” he added.
Rohan Malhotra, Vice President, Distribution, Yash Raj Films, said: “With an unprecedented casting, a never seen before visual experience and a story that resonates with a festival release, Thugs has become one of the most awaited.
The trailer for the film will release on Yash Chopra’s birthday on September 27.
“Thugs Of Hindostan“ is based on Philip Meadows Taylor’s 1839 novel ‘Confessions of a Thug’ and is about a gang who posed a serious challenge to the British Empire in India (then known as Hindustan or Hindostan) during the early 19th century.
— Yash Raj Films (@yrf) September 24, 2018
The film which also stars Katrina Kaif, Fatima Sana Shaikh is all set to light up this Diwali with its release on November 8.
This Diwali, be prepared to be Thugged. Presenting the poster of #ThugsOfHindostan #TOHTrailer OUT ON 27TH SEPTEMBER!
@SrBachchan | @aamir_khan | #KatrinaKaif | @fattysanashaikh | #VijayKrishnaAcharya | @TOHTheFilm pic.twitter.com/g7yu8iBSDv
— Yash Raj Films (@yrf) September 25, 2018