Actor Aamir Khan on Friday introduced Katrina Kaif as Suraiyya Jaan of Thugs of Hindostan, an outrageously beautiful performer in the film, scheduled to release on 8 November.
Taking to Twitter, Aamir wrote in Hindi, “Suraiyya Jaan…. The most beautiful thug. I’ve had a crush on her since Dhoom 3. But I could never muster courage to express my feelings for her. I shall very grateful if soneone can convey my feelings to her.”
सुरैया जान…. सबसे खूबसूरत ठग ! धूम ३ के वक़्त से मेरा दिल इनपे आया हुआ है… पर कहने की हिम्मत कभी नहीं हुई. कोई अगर इन्हें ये बता दे तो बड़ी मेहेरबानी होगी 😉#ThugsOfHindostan | @yrf | @TOHtheFilm | @SrBachchan | @fattysanashaikh | #KatrinaKaif https://t.co/wCEgwWUb2P
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 21, 2018
The Yash Raj Films production is being helmed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, who directed Katrina and Aamir in “Dhoom: 3”. It is an adaptation of the 1839 novel “Confessions of a Thug”.
Aamir had earlier introduced the motion posters of Amitabh Bachchan as Khudabaksh, Fatima Sana Shaikh as Zafira and Llyod Owen as John Clive.
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 19, 2018
While introducing Bachchan, the Dangal actor had called him the biggest thug of all. He had tweeted, “The biggest thug of all !!!
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 18, 2018
A report by IANS had said that the film had been extensively shot in picturesque locations of Malta and Rajasthan and it will be digitally remastered in the IMAX format. It is the fifth such Indian movie.