Actor Aamir Khan is called a perfectionist and he proves it every single time. The actor who surprised everyone with his weight gain to portray Mahavir Singh Phogat in Dangal, is in the news again. Currently, the actor is shooting for his upcoming film Thugs Of Hindostan and his body doesn’t look anything like what it was in Dangal.
A recent picture of the actor, where he is seen as having lost a lot of weight – almost half his original size, has gone viral and has left his fans shocked.
The actor is seen posing with a crew member in Malta, where his film is being shot. The film also feature Fatima Sana Sheikh, Katrina Kaif and Amitabh Bachchan in lead roles.
The 52-year-old had to put on 20-25 kg to portray the role of a wrestler and was almost 98 kg while shooting Dangal. He is now he is down to 70kg. In fact, his current weight is less than what he weighed while shooting PK (2015) and Dhoom 3 (2013). This is an outcome of rigorous training since the last six months.
Although he left many impressed with is weight transformation in Dangal, it was not easy for Aamir. There were reports of him facing difficulty in breathing as well as bending when he had added the extra kilos for the film. He needed help in tying his shoe laces and putting on socks.
Thugs of Hindostan is directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, produced by Aditya Chopra and will be releasing during Diwali, 2018.