Aamir Khan was born in Mumbai on 14th March 1965. He is the son of Tahir Hussain and Zeenat Hussain. His nickname is A.K.

Aamir started acting as a child actor in his uncle’s movie “Yaadon ki Baraat: in 1972 in a cameo. He gave up films to become the state champion of tennis. As an adult, he debuted with “Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak” in 1988, with Juhi Chawla, at the age of 23. The story is based on his own love story with his neighbour Reena whom he married at 21. Later on, he went on to deliver commercial hits like “Dil” with Madhuri Dixit in 1990, “Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahi” (1990), “Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander” in 1992, “Andaz Apna Apna” in 1994 etc. He refused Shahrukh Khan’s role “Rahul” in Darr(1992). His second movie, Raakh, was an art film which bagged him the Jury Special National Award.

In recent times, Lagaan(2001) with Asutosh Gowariker, which made it to the Oscars, Rang De Basanti(2006) with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Ghajini(2008) were his biggest hits. He turned director in 2007 with “Taare Zameen Par”, a movie on dyslexia. His last commercial hit was “3 Idiots” with Madhavan and Sharman Joshi. It was the most successful movie in Bollywood. He has his own production house.

Aamir is known as a perfectionist. He is inspired by Alfred Hitchcock’s movies. Amir Khan was married to Reena Dutta from 1986 to 2001.He has 2 children with her. Then, he married his present wife, Kiran Rao in 2005.

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Aamir Khan speaking Bhojpuri after ‘P.K’

Aamir Khan is known to go to great lengths for a faithful portrayal of the character he is playing. While doing his landmark film ‘Lagaan’, he learnt the Avadhi dialect for his rural character. For the film ‘Talaash’ he learnt Marathi and also swimming for the underwater shots. A source close to ... read more

Abhishek, Aishwarya, Shahrukh had a great 'kabaddi' time

In India it is often rued that games other than cricket do not get enough attention and support. While it is true that the sports scenario in India could do with much improvement, for once a sport other than cricket saw tremendous star support. At the launch of the Pro Kabaddi League, Bollywood i ... read more

Aamir Khan to pose nude for ‘P.K.’ first look

Aamir Khan’s next release is Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘P.K’ and the latest about the movie is that the perfectionist will pose nude for the first look of the film. Posing nude for the first look would be something very bizarre and new. It would be the first of its kind by any Indian actor in Hindi cinem ... read more

Cute images: Aamir’s son Azad playing football

Here we bring to you few images of Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao’s bundle of joy, Azad Rao Khan playing football. The occasion was a celebrity football match at the Cooperage Ground, Colaba organized by Aamir’s daughter Ira. Azad was spotted playing football with mom Kiran Rao and actor Abhishek Bachc ... read more

Aamir to play a baddie in ‘Robot 2’?

Looks like Aamir Khan has taken a liking towards playing bad guys in films. After playing a dual villain role in the blockbuster ‘Dhoom 3’ last year, he may turn to the dark side again for the Rajinikanth starrer ‘Robot 2’ (‘Endhiran 2’ in Tamil). Aamir’s next film ‘P.K.’ releases in Dece ... read more

Aamir Khan meets PM Modi to discuss social issues

It is said that time heals everything. Aamir Khan once faced protests in Narendra Modi led Gujarat for his opposition to the Gujarat government’s decision to increase the height of the Narmada dam. There was even a partial ban on his film ‘Fanaa’. But all of that seemed a thing of the past when y ... read more

Madhuri, Priyanka, Aamir, Big B at Dilip Kumar's book launch

Last Monday evening saw the official launch of Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar’s autobiography, ‘The Substance And The Shadow’. The event, held at the Grand Hyatt, Santa Cruz, Mumbai, was attended by a who’s who of Bollywood. The actor himself was present along with icons and stars like Amitabh Bach ... read more

Aamir Khan releases documentary on ‘Lagaan’

Amir Khan is known for his meticulousness. When he joined the magnum opus project ‘Lagaan’ as actor and producer, he felt that it is something special. The film had a then-unprecedented budget and the shooting needed a huge preparation and would take almost six months to complete. Aamir wanted to ... read more

Aamir Khan joins Instagram, shares photo with wife Kiran

‘Mr. Perfectionist’ Aamir Khan has reached a level of popularity where even his smallest actions make the news. The actor has recently joined the popular photo sharing social networking site, Instagram. Aamir is known to prefer substantial interaction and exchange with his fans. He was already a ... read more