Even though this was THE news going around in hush tones within the industry not many could believe it until it came from the horse’s mouth and this past week, it has been officially announced YRF has indeed managed to get the biggest casting coup in recent times with the coming together of Amithabh Bachchan with Aamir Khan for its next mega venture THUGS OF HINDOSTAN which will open on Diwali; 2018. Dhoom 3 director Vijay Krishna Acharya who worked with Amair on that film will be directing this periodic adventure drama. Earlier Hrithik Roshan was on board to be the lead. The film goes on floor early next year and is based on a book. BuzzBollywood Trade Magazine