"The response to Satyamev Jayate was so strong that we felt we will take one more step ahead and focus on one topic. We decided to work on water and Maharashtra. Water is important and Maharashtra is my birth place. I feel if we respect water, water will respect us so we all need to come together for this," said Aamir Khan
"As a citizen of the country, who has given us Satyamev Jayate, Aamir has every right to be worried. Why are people blowing it out of proportion? When people like Sadhvi make such remarks, that kind of thing is really divisive. But nobody chastised her, nobody took her to task as they took Aamir to task " Aparna Sen said
"I love him (Aamir). He has a magnetic quality. The activism and social justice work that he does is amazing. Also, his television show Satyamev Jayate is great. He (Aamir) is like Oprah Winfrey. Upfront, who used to spread awareness regarding several issues on the show," said Ava DuVernay
"Satyamev Jayate is a show about people, who are achievers in their own right and other problems. But Heroes is a show which is about real stories of people who overcame what they felt was their difficulty and obstacle. So it is about individual stories," said Hrithik
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has been invited to be one of the speakers at the 'Women in the World Summit' in New York. The actor's award- winning show Satyamev Jayate impressed organisers and the star was invited to participate and share the platform with high profile guests such as actors Helen Mirren and Meryl Streep, writer Elif Shafak and DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman.
This week, in conversation with one of the leading actors in the Indian film industry, Aamir Khan. The versatile actor talks about turning 50, his career, controversies and more. He also tells NDTV why he'll never join active politics and how he has a lot of hopes from PM Modi and his government: "We are hoping that they deliver all the promises they made." Asked if he was concerned about remarks by people like Sadhvi Prachi who asked for the Khan films to be boycotted and posters torn up, he retorted, " it has no impact... when ekka dukka people who come up and say, you know in life all kinds of people say all kinds of things." On concerns expressed by church leaders about safety and issues like the beef ban he said, "When minorities are threatened or majority, anyone is threatened... we look towards our leaders to take a strong and firm action but when we see silence from the people who we have selected in situations like this, it is disappointing." (Read transcript here)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's five-year Clean India campaign has found a celebrity supporter in actor Aamir Khan. The Dhoom: 3 star told the press today: "I clean up at home and our office is waste-free. We should all support the Prime Minister in this step." Aamir, whose social activism TV show Satyamev Jayate has highlighted issues such as female foeticide and medical malpractices, also said, "I will be happy if they offer me this responsibility."
At the launch of his show Satyamev Jayate's third season, actor Aamir Khan could not hold back his tears while talking about how deeply some of the show's subjects had affected him and how helpless he sometimes felt.
Aamir Khan, who is experimenting with his looks for his upcoming movie Dhoom: 3, looked perfectly in shape at recent press conference in Mumbai. We wonder whether this is Aamir's Dhoom: 3 look?
Superstar Aamir Khan today met with Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot to discuss his plea for the speedy trial of female foeticide cases highlighted on his new TV show Satyamev Jayate. Mr Gehlot has agreed to Aamir's request of a fast track court to resolve all pending cases.
Celebrities took to the Twitter and bestowed their positive reaction for Aamir's new show, Satyamev Jayate.
Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan?? met Malayalam superstar Mohanlal during his visit to Kochi recently. Aamir was in the southern city to promote his debut TV show Satyamva Jayate.
Also seen in the picture is actor Dileep.