Aamir Khan to go from wrestler to astronaut
Local Press Co 5-point Snippet
1. Bollywood’s Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan is gearing up for his upcoming movie ‘Dangal’, where he is essaying the role of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat.
2. Dangal is one of the highly- anticipated films of this year and buzz is that after wrapping up the sports drama, Aamir Khan is all set to act in yet another biopic.
3. According to a Bollywood Life report, the ‘PK’ star has already finalised his next venture where he will be seen playing the role of an astronaut. A source close to the star was quoted saying, “Aamir will play astronaut Rakesh Sharma in his next film. He is all set to move from playing a pehalwan to now going out to the space.”
4. The report also claimed that the 51-year-old actor has already signed the dotted line.
5. Rakesh Sharma was the first Indian astronaut to travel in space. Once, when the former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had asked him on how the country looked from outer space, he’d replied, ‘Saare Jahan Se Achcha.’