Director Ali Abbas Jafar praised Aamir Khan’s latest movie ‘Dangal’. In a recent interview, Jafar compared Dangal with Salman Khan starrer Sultan and said, “I had predicted Dangal will be the best film of the year.”
Praising the film, Jafar said that Dangal was also better than Aamir Khan’s Lagaan. Mr Jafar said, “I saw the film before leaving …loved it. It’s a phenomenal story and a very relevant subject for India.”
Aamir Khan starrer Dangal is based on the life of Indian wrestler Mahavir Phogat. Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, the movie also features Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra and Sakshi Tanwar in leading roles.
Ali Abbas Jafar is currently prepping to begin shooting of Tiger Zinda Hai, which is a sequel of 2012 released Ek Tha Tiger. He recently wished actor Salman Khan who turned 52 on December 27. Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Tiger Zinda Hai is slated to release in December 2017.