Amitabh Bachchan is one of the most active actors in Bollywood and can easily give the youngsters a run for their money. He is so devoted to his work that if any trouble comes in his path, he is not afraid of it and continues his work.
The senior actor however suffered a rib injury while filming an action scene for his upcoming film ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’.
Yes, Amitabh Bachchan will be seen performing several stunts in the film and during the filming of an action scene in Malta, the megastar reportedly suffered an injury.
According to reports, the actor had cracked his upper-left rib and had excruciating pain in his lower back, but despite all odds, he refused to take a break and continued the shoot to accommodate the tight schedule.
Amitabh Bachchan’s commitment towards work got the writer-director Vijay Krishna Acharya emotional. Recalling the incident, Vijay Krishna Acharya said, “To me, having Mr Bachchan on set, for Thugs of Hindostan was an extra ordinary experience in itself. I have grown up idolising him and am an absolute fan of his Seventies films like Deewar. That he would have to deal with pain had me worried. I had offered to reschedule the last day’s shoot but he insisted on completing these portions and actually did a fine job! The kind of professional focus, commitment and sheer love for cinema he has is quite unmatched. I am overwhelmed, as is the unit that also worked at 100 percent to make this day’s work easier.”
Thugs of Hindostan has been partially shot on two massive ships put up on the coast of Malta, Europe. Two giants, Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan have teamed up for the first time and the same has created immense excitement among the audience.
Also starring Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh, Thugs of Hindostan is slated to release around Diwali 2018. Apart from Thugs of Hindostan, Amitabh will also be seen in the movie ‘102 Not Out’ opposite Rishi Kapoor.