Amir Khan’s movie DANGAL trailer

DANGAL is a Hindi term which means “a Wrestling competition”.

DANGAL is a Hindi upcoming movie.

The main thing you need to know about this movie is that this is a biographical movie. This movie is about Mahavir Singh Phogat (Amir Khan) who taught wrestling to his daughters Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari.

About the movie:

The former is India’s first female wrestler to win at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

She won the gold medal (55 kg) in Commonwealth Games. Her sister Babita Kumari won the silver (51 kg). Dangal’s music is composed by Pritam. Amitabh Bhattacharya is the lyrics writer of the movie. Aamir Khan got trained by Kripa Shankar Bishnoi, a coach with the Indian women’s wrestling team.



Dangal is scheduled to release on 23 December 2016.


 Cast and crews:

Fatima Sana Shaikh played the role of Geeta Phogat, daughter of Mahavir Singh Phogat. Sanya Malhotra played the role of Babita Kumari, daughter of Mahavir Singh Phogat. Zaira Wasim played as child Geeta Phogat. Suhani Bhatnagar played as child Babita Kumari and Ananya as Sarita, youngest daughter. Sakshi Tanwar played the role of Shobha Kaur, wife of Mahavir Singh Phogat.



After Amir Khan’s movie  PK, he announced that he will play the role of a wrestler in his next movie. And he revealed that the name of his film in which he will play the role of a wrestler will be ‘Dangal’. Also, he revealed that the director of  this movie will be Nitesh Tiwari. This movie a cinematographic biography of the life of the former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat. Amir Khan himself is the producer of this movie. Amir told the reporters that Nitesh has written a wonderful story. The movie is in a dramatic style. The story is mainly to highlight the discrimination that Indian girl child used to face in India.

About the movie:

It highlights the discrimination that is meted out to the girl child in India. The best part is that he has done it in a very entertaining manner. The heart of the story is emotional. But, it also has a lot of humor. And every time Amir listens to the dialogues, he cries as well as laugh.


Junior Indian Women Wrestling team Coach Kripa Shankar Patel Bishnoi:

Amir Khan’s productions approached Mr. Kripa Shankar Patel Bishnoi to train Amir and the entire Crew of Dangal. Mr. Kripa is a  Junior Indian Women Wrestling team, Coach. He also informed the reporters that there are very few people in India who encourages wrestling among girls. Mr. Kripa added that this will change the perception of the Indians.