Thugs of Hindostan is an upcoming film directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya a.k.a. Victor or Viktor Acharya. The film stars Amir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shraddha Kapoor and Jacki Shroff in the lead roles. Thugs of Hindostan releases on 2018.
This is the latest film as a director to Vijay Krishna Acharya who is a dialogue, screenplay, story writer and lyricist well known for his movie Dhoom 3.
Thugs of Hindostan Cast
Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan, well known as Aamir Khan who is the recipient of numerous awards, including four National Film Awards and eight Filmfare Awards is in the lead role with Amitabh Bachchan. He was honored by the Government of India with the Padma Shri in 2003 and the Padma Bhushan in 2010. Here is the movie cast:
- Amir Khan
- Amitabh Bachchan
- Shraddha Kapoor
- Jackie Shroff
Thugs of Hindostan Trailer
Thugs of Hindostan Crew
Director-writer Vijay Krishna Acharya has already good experience in working with Aamir khan and Bachchan family. Here are the main crew members:
- Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya
- Produced by Aditya Chopra
- Music by Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy
Thugs of Hindostan Story
The movie story is based on Confessions of a Thug an English novel written by Philip Meadows Taylor in 1839 based on the Thuggee cult in British India. Ameer Ali, the anti-hero protagonist of Confessions of a Thug, was said to be based on a real Thug called Syeed Amir Ali (or Feringhea), whom the author was acquainted with. The novel went on to become a bestseller in 19th century Britain.
Thugs of Hindostan Music
Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy is a group of three talented musicians Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa. Composers who have composed music for over 50 soundtracks across five languages – Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi and English.