Amir Khan who was born on the 14th of March in the year 1965 is not only an Indian movie actor but is also a producer and director and has established himself in the Hindi cinema as one of the famous actor.
He ventured his career as a child actor in the movie Yaadon Ki Baaraat which was released in the year 1973 by his uncle Nasir Hussain and then he acted in yet another hindi movie 11 years after this in the year 1984 in a movie called Holi, but Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak which was released in the year 1988 was his first film which was commercial hit and this was his first success in the film career. The film Qayamat Se Qayamat which was released in the year 1988 and also the movie Raakh which was released a year later, fetched him his first (Special Jury Award) National Film Award. Through the years of 1980s and 1990s he was nominated eight times for the Filmfare Best Actor Award but got his first Filmfare best actor award in the year 1996 for the movie Raja Hindustani and he got his second award for the best actor in the movie Lagaan for his performance, and this had also marked his own production house debut.
He took a break of four years from acting, and Amir Khan got back to the film industry with his role as Mangal Pandey which was a historical movie named Mangal Pandey The Rising in the year 2005 and he also won the Filmfare Critics Award as the Best Actor for his performance in the movie Rang De Basanti which was released in the year 2006. The year 2007, saw him venture into directing with the movie Taare Zameen Par as his first directorial debut and he received the Filmfare’s best director award. Followed by this was the movie Ghajini which was released in the year 2008, which was the biggest block buster of the year and also 3 Idiots released in the year 2009, which was Bollywood’s all time biggest block buster. He was honored with awards such as Padma Shri in the year 2003 and PAdma Bhushan award in the year 2010 by the Indian Government.
In the year 2011 on the 30th of November, UNICEF appointed Amir Khan as their national brand ambassador so as to promote the child nutrition.
Aamir Khan in Satyameva jayate marked his debut in television as satyamev jayate host concerning social issues on the sets of Satyamev Jayate talk show which started from the 6th of May 2012. Aamir khan in Satyamev jayate is all set and has so far done a good job as a satyamev jayate host. The show went live in many channels of national and star channels on Sunday at 11am with this being the first show ever to be aired simultaneously in eight languages.