Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who is presently shooting for his much anticipated flick ‘Dangal,’ recently, met the real life hero of his film. While shooting for the film in Gurgaon, Haryana, the 51-year-old actor met wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat.
A picture of Khan and Phogat was posted on micro-blogging site Twitter by the actor’s fan club. Along with the picture, it was written, “@aamir_khan is currently in Gurgaon, Hariyana where he met Mahavir Phogat :)#Dangal.”
Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, ‘ Dangal’ is based on the life of Indian wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat, who trained his daughters to become professional wrestlers.
The film was previously shot in Ludhiana in the villages of Gujjarwal, Kila Raipur, Narangwal, Dango and Leel.