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Aamir to take up a 'Thug' life post 'Dangal'

Updated: Aug 08, 2016 12:13 IST

New Delhi, Aug 8 (ANI): B-town's Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan has recently disclosed that soon after the release of his biographical sports drama, 'Dangal,' he will commence filming for Vijay Krishna Acharya's ' Thug.'

Speculations are rife that the 51-year-old actor will he seen playing a father to three teenage girls. It will be more of a lighter character with lots of pun involved, in particular, which is exactly contrary to his part in the upcoming ' Dangal,' reports BollywoodLife.

As per reports, the role was initially offered to Hrithik Roshan, but due to his demand for changes in the script, the deal couldn't work out.

Later, the director approached the 'Ghajini' actor with a tweaked script. Aamir, who is known for taking ages to decide on a movie, reportedly said yes immediately after going through the storyline. (ANI)