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 cries watching ‘Katti Batti’; gets trolled on Twitter

Aamir Khan seems to be unable to hold his tears lately. Last month when Aamir watched Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrabgi Bhaijaan’ he wept profusely that he needed a towel to wipe away his tears. Once again, the ‘PK’ actor’s eyes welled up as he watched the upcoming film ‘Katti Batti’ starring his nephew Im ... read more

Photos: Katrina, Ranbir, Kjo, Alia party with Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan hosted a party at his home and it was attended by reel love-birds Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif, filmmaker Karan Johar were seen in the same car with Kat and Ranbir. The party was held at Aamir Khan's Mumbai residence on August 20. Katrina, who will be seen in Kabir Khan’s ‘Pha ... read more

Shah Rukh talks about doing films with Aamir and Salman

Ever since superstars Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan became friends again, their fans have been nurturing the dream to see the three Khans together in one film. Shah Rukh and Salman have worked together in films, so has Aamir and Salman. But Shah Rukh and Aamir have not done any film ... read more

Twinkle spills secrets about Akshay, Aamir at her book-launch

Actress-turned-entrepreneur-turned-columnist Twinkle Khanna who worked with Aamir Khan in Dharmesh Darshan’s 2000 film ‘Mela’ revealed that the actor had secretly cried on the sets of the film because the director refused to listen to his point of view. Aamir Khan was the special guest at ... read more

Aamir Khan’s ‘Dangal’ to go on floors from Sept 1

Aamir Khan’s upcoming biographical film ‘Dangal’ will begin its shooting from September 1. The actor will essay the role of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat who is the father and coach of India’s women wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari Phogat.   The schedule of ‘Dangal’ is going t ... read more

68 years of Independence:Five films on India's national heros

Ananth Mahadevan’s biopic on the life of freedom fighter Gour Hari Das released on the eve of Independence Day. The film titled ‘Gour Hari Dastaan – The Freedom File’ with Vinay Pathak in the lead, portrays Gour Hari’s struggle in an Independent India to gain recognition as a freedom fighter. The ... read more

Sakshi Tanwar to play Aamir Khan’s wife in ‘Dangal’

The ‘Murder’ actress Mallika Sherawat, who auditioned for the role of Aamir Khan’s wife in ‘Dangal’ has lost the role to Sakshi Tanwar. Now Sakshi Tanwar best known as Parvati of ‘Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki’ has bagged the coveted role. 42-year-old Sakshi has been confirmed to play 50-year-old Aami ... read more

Kabir Khan denies offering 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' to Aamir

There were reports that the role played by Salman Khan in ‘Bajrangi Baijaan’ was first offered to Aamir Khan who suggested the former’s name. However, the movie’s director Kabir Khan has brushed aside the reports. Speaking at an event, the filmmaker said he had never offered the role of Pa ... read more