Not Rated | | Action, Biography, Drama
Former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two wrestler daughters struggle towards glory at the Commonwealth Games in the face of societal oppression.
Khan wanted to do the film after 5-10 years when he would turn 60, because the role demanded him to be 55 and he was still doing younger roles. But the story remained in his mind and a few months later, he called up Tiwari and asked him to narrate the script once again.
Mahavir Singh Phogat:
Every thing that destructs their attention from wrestling, I'll destruct that damn.
At the end credit of Blu-ray version of this film Sakshi Tanwar is credited as Mahavir's (Amir Khan's character) mother. But she played the role of his wife.
Hindi, Tamil, Telugu
INR 1,497,300,000 (India) (25 December 2016)
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