If the news of Aamir Khan starring in Yash Raj’s upcoming film Thug had got the fans excited, the latest development will leave them in a frenzy.

Yes, it’s true! For the first time, the Shehanshah of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan will be seen together with the perfectionist– Aamir on the silver screen.

Confirming the news, Amitabh told a leading news portal, "It’s a great honour and privilege to be working with Aamir and to be working with Yashraj again and also to work with Victor, I just look forward to that moment!"

Believed to be based on best-selling novel Confession of A Thug, the film will be directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, who also helmed the Aamir starrer Dhoom 3.

"I don’t know if I can talk much about the film at this moment. I haven’t been given permission. All I can say is that it is a very exciting subject," Bachchan added.

The actor also said that the title hasn’t been confirmed yet and Yash Raj will make an announcement at the right time.