INTRODUCTIONAamir Khan is an Indian filmactor, director, andproducer who hasestablished himself as one ofthe leading actors of Hindicinema. He was born bornon on 14 March 1965 in amuslim family.On 30 November 2011, Khanwas appointed as nationalbrand ambassador ofUNICEF to promote childnutrition. He is part of thegovernment organised IECcampaign to raise awarenessabout malnutrition.
Aamir Khan began his film career at the ageof 8, as a child actor . Khans first notableleading role came in 1988 in the film Qayamatse Qayamat Tak. In 2001 he appearedin Lagaan. It was also nomination for BestForeign Language Film at the 74th AcademyAwards. Additionally, the film gathered criticalacclaim at several international film festivals,in addition to winning numerous Indianawards, including the National Film Awards.
Khan made his television debut with his socialissue based talk show Satyamev Jayte whichstarted airing on 6 May 2012. The show hasalready received the highest TRP and dubbedas one of biggest hits on the Indian television. Aamir, speaking on a radio channel, saidthat in view of phenomenal public response hemay come up with a second season of theshow.[The show went live simultaneously onStar Plus, STAR World and nationalbroadcaster Doordarshan on the 11 A.M.Sunday slot in eight languages, being thefirst to do so in India.
Satyamev Jayte :has opened to highly positivereviews and feedback from eminentpersonalities such as social activists,media houses, doctors, film andtelevision personalities, and Khanwas show on Indian television.praised for his effort, describing theshow as a movement . The amountof research Aamir and his team hasput into the show was clearly visiblewith the facts and figurespresented.
In April 2006, Aamir participated in thedemonstrations put up by the Narmada Bachao Andolan committee with their leader Medha Patkar. Aamir also lent his support to Janlokpal Bill Movement led by Anna Hazare in August2011. On 16 July 2012, Khan met Prime Minister and the Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, discussed the plight of manual scavengers and sought eradication of manual scavenging in the country.
Aamir with Anna Hazare Aamir with Prime Minister