How much is Aamir Khan worth? $205 Million
How did Aamir Khan earn his money and wealth?
Aamir Khan is a well-known actor in the Bollywood industry who has established his name as one of the most successful in the field of acting. The actor was born under the name Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan in the year 1965 in the capital city of Mumbai which is also the base for Bollywood industry. Apart from being an incredible actor, Aamir Khan is also a producer, talk show host, director, playback singer as well as former tennis player. In his career as an actor for more than 30 years, Khan has managed to establish himself as an influential actor who has been the recipient of many awards. His pocket of awards includes 4 National Film Awards, 9 Filmfare Awards as well as the AACTA Award. He also received a nomination for his movie as a producer in the Academy Award.
The actor has been awarded both the Padma Shri as well as Padma Bhushan in the years 2003 and 2010 respectively. The first on-screen appearance for Khan was in the movie “Yaadon Ki Baarat” in the year 1973 where he played the role of a child. The movie was a creation of his uncle Nasir Hussain.
His first on-screen appearance as an adult was n the movie “Holi” which was released in the year 1984. He career started at full scale with the movie “Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak” which was released in the year 1988. The movie was a tragic-romance where Aamir played the lead character. He earned a National Film Award for his role in the movie “Raakh” which was a thriller released in the year 1989. His commercial success in movies started with the romance based drama films such as “Dil” (1990), “Raja Hindustani” (1996) and another thriller movie named “Sarfarosh” that was released in the year 1999. He also played a negative role in a movie that bagged international recognition named 1947: Earth in the year 1998.
Under Aamir Khan Productions, the very first movie was “Lagaan” which was released in the year 2001. The movie got the nomination by Academy Award in the category of Best Foreign Language Film. The movie also gathered 2 Filmfare Awards as well as National Film Award.
Apart from his association with Bollywood industry, Khan has also spoken and participated in numerous social causes that have been the reason for politics based controversies. He was also the creator and host of the show named “Satyamev Jayate” which helped him highlight the major and sensitive issues raining down on India and the countrymen.
What are the highest grossing movies of Aamir Khan?
1-Dangal (2016): 383.88 Crores
2-PK (2014): 339.50 Crores
3-Dhoom 3 (2013): 280.25 Crores
4-3 Idiots (2009): 202.00 Crores
5-Ghajini (2008): 114.00 Crores