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Dangal: Aamir Khan to shoot for promotional song towards end of July

Himesh Mankad | Updated on: 11 February 2017, 6:42 IST

With a schedule that stretched for nearly 120 days, Aamir Khan has finally wrapped up shooting for Nitesh Tiwari's upcoming sports drama, Dangal which is a biopic of former Indian wrestler, Mahavir Phogat.

Aamir had a gruelling physical journey through the course of the shooting. He had to gain a substantial amount of weight for one of the major portions in the film and then he had to lose all the weight. Speaking about his experience, Aamir said,

"Finally, we are done shooting for the film. It was a hectic journey as I had to gain the weight for one portion and lose it for initial 15 minutes wherein I will sport a young look."

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However, the actor further revealed that he will soon shoot for a song composed by Pritam which will merely be used for promotional purposes.

"I will soon shoot for a promotional song by end of July, but apart from that our film is ready for release," said Khan

Aamir Khan is known to come up with innovative marketing campaigns as his films come close to release. On being asked if there is something in his mind for Dangal as well, the actor said,

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"We have a promotional campaign in mind for the film. We will unveil the campaign near to the film release. We are going to be true to the film genre which belongs to the realistic space."

Dangal releases on 23 December 2016.

First published: 5 July 2016, 1:42 IST
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Himesh Mankad is an entertainment journalist who has a B.Com degree from Narsee Monjee College, Mumbai. He prefers covering Bollywood and loves good stories and music. When not watching movies, he can be found on a cricket field strutting his stuff.