Superstar Aamir Khan unveils the second and most stunning poster of Diwali Bonanza, Thugs Of Hindostan, on his social media profile.
Aamir Khan shared the poster on his Instagram. He captioned it, “Hey guys, here is our second poster. Love, a. #ThugsOfHindostan @yrf @tohthefilm @amitabhbachchan @katrinakaif @fatimasanashaikh”
In the second poster, Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh features in their respective avatars from the film. Mr Perfectionist is looking particularly charming and cunning, as his role of Firangi Mallah requires it to be.
The film also features Lloyd Owen in leading roles. The plot is set in 1795, the story follows a band of Thugs led by Khudabaksh Azaad, who aspires to free Hindostan (the Indian subcontinent) from the rule of the expanding British East India Company. Alarmed, British commander John Clive sends a small-time Thug from Awadh, Firangi Mallah, to infiltrate and counter the threat.
The film is made at a whopping budget of ₹300 crore, Thugs of Hindostan is the most expensive Bollywood film. The film is mostly shot in Malta along with Thailand and Mehrangarh fort in India.
Thugs of Hindostan is Khan’s second time collaborating with Vijay Krishna Acharya and Katrina Kaif, after Dhoom 3 (2013). It also marked the first collaboration between Khan and Bachchan.
Thugs of Hindostan is set to be released during the week of the Diwali festival, on 8 November 2018.