Dangal (English: wrestling competition) is an upcoming Indian biographical sports drama film directed by Nitesh Tiwari. The film is produced by Disney Studio India. The film stars Aamir Khan portraying the role of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who taught wrestling to his daughters Babita Kumari and Geeta Phogat.Geeta Phogat was India's first female wrestler to win at the 2010 Commonwealth Games where she won the gold medal(52 kg) while her sister Babita Kumari won the silver(55 kg). Dangal is the native name of wrestling site in Hindi which is popular in India. It has also regional names like Kusti and Pehlwani in India. Dangal is scheduled to release on 23 December 2016.The music for Dangal is composed by Pritam while lyrics are by Amitabh Bhattacharya.
Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat
Sakshi Tanwar as Daya Kaur, wife of Mahavir Singh Phogat
Fatima Sana Shaikh as Geeta Phogat, daughter of Mahavir Singh Phogat
Sanya Malhotra as Babita Kumari
Rajkummar Rao as selector
Zaira Wasim as child Geeta Phogat
Suhani Bhatnagar as child Babita Kumari