Aamir's film revolves around a Muslim teenager from a conservative family who harbours the dream of becoming a rockstar. The foreground has musical notes floating in the air with the backdrop of trees. The prime examples of this are the ordeal that Alankrita Srivastava's Lipstick Under My Burkha went through to get a release and the CBFC'a concerns about the trailer of superstar Shah Rukh Khan's Jab Harry Met Sejal because of the word intercourse.
A coming-of-age drama, the film stars Aamir, Zaira Wasim and Mahi Vij in the leading roles. But having just watched her on screen, doe-eyed yet feisty, it wasn't hard to place Zaira Wasim even with a burqa on.
Even her mother gives up saying that ultimately that man is her father and her husband.
Aamir plays a cameo in the film as a judge on a popular singing reality show who mentors Zaira's character. "So, Secret Superstar is another film based on empowerment of the girl child", Aamir said when asked about the message that Secret Superstar carries for the society. If you've heard Aamir's closing dialogue in the trailer you'd agree with Kiran Rao.
Kiran Rao didn't want Aamir to do "Secret Superstar" and the reason is amusing By Prajakta Ajgaonkar At the trailer launch of "Secret Superstar", Kiran Rao revealed that initially she didn't want Aamir Khan to take up the role of Shakti Kumar.
No one can deny that Aamir Khan's movies are always unique.
Aamir Khan makes an appearance, too, as a very flamboyant music director.
"I just want to tell girls out there that this film will surely give a message that don't be scared to dream, don't be scared to desire and want things".
After hearing snippets of songs like "Main Kaun Hoon" and "Main Nachdi Phira" (from the teaser and trailer) - music director Amit Trivedi seems to have composed a soul-stirring soundtrack for Secret Superstar.