Aamir Khan is all set to bring the Indian adaptation of Hollywood flick, Forrest Gump on the big screen next Christmas. The film, which originally starred Tom Hanks, was critically acclaimed and won several accolades. For Lal Singh Chaddha, Aamir Khan has been prepping hard and shed 20 kilos. With his team working nonstop, it’s been learnt that he is set to shoot at 100 different locations in India.
A lot has been said about the superstar’s preparations for his role in the movie and he is even undergoing physical changes to better fit his character, the actor will be gaining a whopping 20 kgs and will be sporting a turban in some parts of the film to look the part. The script demands the actor to showcase the journey of his life and that will need him to be in different locations each time. The actor does not believe in studio set-ups and has asked his team to scout 100 locations across the country where they can shoot. Apart from Delhi, Gujarat, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Hyderabad, there will also be several states where Aamir Khan will shoot for the first time. With such a chock-a-block outdoor schedule Aamir Khan will also explore the country.
The source further elaborates that in the film Aamir Khan would be shown spanning across different age groups starting from his childhood to his fifties. Fans are super excited for the film and with all the recent news the excitement levels have just doubled up.
Written by Atul Kulkarni, the film is helmed by Advait Chandan and will be produced by Viacom18 Studios and Aamir Khan Productions. The movie is slated to hit the theatres during Christmas 2020, next year.