Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao is in demand, the talented actor who won accolades for his performance in ‘Hamari Adhuri Kahani’ has now been approached by director Nitesh Tiwari. Nitesh has offered Rajkummar a role in the Aamir Khan starrer ‘Dangal’.
Aamir Khan starrer Dangal is a biopic on wrestler Mahavir Phogat and how he inspired and trained his two daughters to win the international wrestling events. Mahavir Phogat’s daughter Geeta was the first to win a gold in the women wrestling(55 kg freestyle category) in the 2010 Commonwealth Games while both she and her sister won bronze medals in the 2012 wrestling championship held in Canada.
Sources said, “Nitesh had offered Rajkummar Rao a role with Aamir who has been beefing up to play the character of Mahavir. However when the actor was contacted about the same, he refused to comment on the offer. The film is expected to go on the floor soon.”
It will be interesting to see the two actors pitting their acting skills in Dangal.