02/02/2016 4:47 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Heavyweight Champion Mike Tyson Wants To Watch R Madhavan's 'Saala Khadoos'

HuffPost Staff

MUMBAI -- Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has expressed his desire to watch R Madhavan's latest film Saala Khadoos, co-produced by Rajkumar Hirani.

The professional boxer shared his desire to watch the film on his official Facebook page.

"I'd like to see this boxing film," Tyson, 49, wrote along with a news article on the film.

Lead actor Madhavan, who essays the role of a boxing coach in the film that released last week, thanked Tyson on Twitter.

Saala Khadoos has also been made in Tamil, titled Irudhi Suttru. The movie revolves around a boxing coach, who finds a protege in girl and trains her.

The film directed by Sudha Kongara, also stars real life kick boxer Ritika Singh.

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