Aamir Khan : Actor with a Difference

Lata Khubchandani, Rupa and Co, 2003, 64 p, photographs, ISBN : 8129100460, $11.00 (Includes free airmail shipping)

Contents: Introduction. 1. Early years. 2. Meeting his wife. 3. Evolution of an actor. 4. Finding himself. 5. The actor and filmmaker. Filmography.

"In the glitz and glamour of Bombay films, he is a very unusual film star. What makes Aamir Khan unique is the seriousness and the versatile talents that he brings to films.

In the film industry where the safe formula product rules. Aamir Khan has always taken risks as an actor. A thoughtful, sensitive artiste, who gives audiences films they deserve. And what is more remarkable is that in spite of a huge fan following he has remained a simple, caring human being.

Discover the real Aamir Khan — the man and the actor. Read about his evolution from an actor to the maker of Lagaan that became a phenomenon on the Hindi screen — winning an Oscar nomination for its vivid portrayal of India." (jacket)

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