Dangal (English: Wrestling competition) is an Indian Hindi-language biographical sports drama film directed by Nitesh Tiwari. It stars Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat, who taught wrestling to his daughters Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari.The former is India’s first female wrestler to win at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, where she won the gold medal (55 kg). Her sister Babita Kumari won the silver (51 kg). “Dangal” is the Hindi term for “a wrestling competition”.
Movie Information: Dangal (2016)
Director: Nitesh Tiwari
Writers: Piyush Gupta, Shreyas Jain
Stars: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh