Thug has been a project that has been in discussion for over years. Director Vijay Krishna Acharya worked on the script and he initially narrated it to Hrithik Roshan. Even afer making several changes, the actor was not interested in the film and he walked out of the film. It was then, Vijay Krishna Acharya approached Aamir Khan who starred in Dhoom 3 in the ace director’s film. Aamir has been in love with the script and he gave his nod for the film.
The latest news is that Aamir signed the film after hearing the final draft and he will start shooting for the film from November. Aditya Chopra will produce the film on Yash Raj Films banner. Aamir Khan is currently busy wrapping up the shoot of his next movie titled Dangal in the direction of Nitesh Tiwari. Dangal produced by Aamir Khan Productions will hit the screens on December 23rd this year.