Aamir Khan’s Shakti Kumarr From ‘Secret Superstar’ Based On Anu Malik?

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Secret Superstar is one of the most anticipated of the year and one of the reasons being it is being presented by Aamir Khan. The movie, talked about a young Muslim girl, Indu who wants to become a Rockstar but isn’t encouraged by her conservative father and restricts her for following her dreams. One day she crosses paths with a musician, which unfolds into an exciting journey.

Aamir Khan is essaying the role of Shakti Kumarr in the movie. For the first time, we will get to see him playing a quirky avatar onscreen and fans are quietly excited to watch the movie for this reason. In the movie, Aamir Khan will be seen playing the role of a music composer in the movie and who judges reality music show. For some time there were rumors that his character is loosely based on music composer Anu Malik.

This fact has been confirmed by a source associated close to the film and was quoted saying that, “Aamir’s depiction of Shakti Kumarr is based on music composer Anu Malik.” The source further added that “If you see the parts in the trailer, teaser, or the making of the film, you will find that though Aamir’s character may not look like Anu, his mannerisms have a lot of similarities with that of the music director.” When Aamir was asked about it he laughed it out but never confirmed. But the superstar said, “Shakti Kumarr is an amalgamation of five musicians from our industry. Please watch the film and tell me who do you think my character is based on.”

The said movie features talented star cast such as Zaira Wasim, Meher Vij, and Aamir Khan. The said movie is being produced by Aamir Khan Productions, Zee Studios, and Akash Chawla. The move is written – directed by Advait Chandan and is all set to release on 19th Oct’17.