Fake News! Indian media claims Afghan refugee’s photo is Megastar’s look for his film

Fake News! Indian media claims Afghan refugee's photo is Megastar’s look for his film

The picture of a turbaned, rugged, old bearded man sporting spectacles is going viral on Social media, and according  to few, this is Bollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s look in Yash Raj Films’ upcoming period drama Thugs of Hindostan.

The picture  is actually a portrait shot by the popular lensman Steve McCurry. An Instagram account of Steve McCurry’s portrait shots features the said photograph and captioned it, “I made this portrait of Shabuz, age 68, an Afghan refugee in Pakistan. Many Afghans use only one name.”

Thugs of Hindustan features Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Katrina Kaif in lead roles.

 Big B who is going  to join the sets of  Tollywood  Megastar Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy soon, has been in  the news recently for not being in the best  of health.   On his blog Big B wrote, “I am getting my team of Doctors in tomorrow morning to fiddle around with my body and set me up again .. i will rest and keep informed in process ..”.

Currently the actor is busy in his ongoing project  Thugs of Hindostan which is progressing in Jodhpur.