Bollywood Superstar Aamir Khan, has been nominated for the prestigious 'Gandhi Mandela Award', to be held later this year, alongside other distinguished persons/organizations. Aamir Khan known as Mr. Perfectionist has won 9 Filmfare Awards and 4 National Awards besides winning the Padma Bhushan in 2010. He has also received honorary title from the Government of China in 2017.
Aamir has been nominated for the award for his tremendous contribution to Indian cinema and also to the society. His films are mostly famous for dealing with social issues in Indian society. Aamir has been one of the biggest superstars in the country along with Salman, Shah Rukh and Akshay Kumar. He is one of the most versatile actors in Bollywood.
Aamir Khan's range of characterizations remains unparalleled and because of this diversity, and his ability to portray different characters believably on screen, today he is regarded as not only one of the biggest Superstars but also one of the finest actors of Indian Cinema.
The Gandhi Mandela awards will be given to personalities who have made significant contribution in the fields of Peace, Social Welfare, Culture, Environment, Education, Healthcare, Sports and Innovation.