Aamir Khan the Bollywood superstar
with a conscience says his next movie about a small town teenage girl who uses the Internet to become a singing sensation will be much bigger than his last film which was Indias highest grossing ever.
Khan 52 plays a sleazy music producer in the film Secret Superstar and says he is second lead to teenager Zaira Wasim playing a schoolgirl who defies her conservative Muslim family to pursue her dream of a singing career. Khan’s last film Dangal or wrestling pit was based on the true story of a former wrestler who trains two of his daughters to become champions in the sport.
It was the highest grossing movie for Bollywood, as Indias Hindi film industry is known, and was powered by huge collections in China. While both are about the empowerment of the girl child I feel it Secret Superstar is a much bigger film Khan said in an interview in Singapore ahead of the movies release later this month. He and his wife have produced the film.