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Aamir Khan on his ‘Dangal’ transformation: I’d feel horrible looking in the mirror

Aamir Khan is an actor who goes all out to get the proper search for his character. The actor who performs the function of Mahavir Singh Phogat, needed to first achieve weight after which lose all of it to painting the totally different levels of Phogat’s life.


A person with an enormous paunch, white beard, weighing ninety seven kg with a physique fats of 32 per cent— fifty one-12 months-outdated Aamir Khan mentioned he really loved the method of gaining weight to play the older and heavier wrestler in his upcoming movie, ‘Dangal.

Purpose? “I may eat something that I needed. From goodies, pastries and fried stuff, I indulged in consuming some superb meals that was at all times restricted for me as part of my weight loss program,” Aamir says, including that his spouse and mom have been truly involved about his well being.

“I wasn’t scared after I was gaining weight. It was Kiran, my mother and the folks near me, who have been scared,” he says. Alternatively his little son Azad loved the chubby model of his father: “He would come and cuddle with me on a regular basis as he discovered me like an enormous teddy bear.”

Aamir had the choice to make use of physique swimsuit to look fats within the movie however the actor determined towards it as he wished to get an ideal physique language, “All of the mannerisms change relying in your physique weight and we needed to point out a pure course of. Mujhe shoe ki lace tie karne mein bhi dikkat hoti thi (I would have points tying my shoe lace),” the actor says. Buddies of his even warned him, suggesting this could possibly be the top of his profession: “Many felt that it was unimaginable for me to shed weight and ‘Dangal’ could be my final movie.”

The scarier half was to knock off all the surplus flab and get six packs abs for which Aamir had solely 5 months. Recalling his large weight reduction journey, he says, “At first I believed that I had reached a degree of no return. I used to really feel horrible once I used to see myself in mirror. However I satisfied myself and took sooner or later at a time. I misplaced virtually 30 kgs and bought my physique fats all the way down to a outstanding 9.6 p.c. The credit score goes to my trainers and docs who all the time saved a tab on me and motivated me.”

In the course of the course of, Aamir did get damage: “I had six to seven accidents. However, this did not have an effect on my shoot. The one time it affected it was after I harm my again. I used to be suggested two months’ mattress relaxation and did not have that a lot time. So I took painkiller injections within the morning on a regular basis.”

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