Amitabh’s look from ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ not yet out

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Friday clarified that his look from upcoming period crime-drama “Thugs of Hindostan” is yet to be revealed and the one that’s doing the rounds is from an advertisement.

Social media was abuzz with a leaked image of the veteran star and it was believed to be from “Thugs of Hindostan”, in which Amitabh has Aamir Khan and Shraddha Kapoor as co-stars.

In response to a Twitter post on the image, Amitabh wrote: “No sir. This is from an ad I worked in today. Not Thugs.”

Based on the novel “Confessions of a Thug” by Philip Meadows Taylor, the film looks at the lives of imperial thugs who stole from travellers, in India during 1830s.

The film is being directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, best known for the “Dhoom” franchise.