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Aamir Khan along with his wife, film director and screenwriter Kiran Rao Khan, pose for photographs on his 54th birthday at his residence in Mumbai on March 14, 2019.(AFP)

Aamir Khan reveals his plans to retire from acting: ‘The moment I become a full-fledged filmmaker I will stop acting’

Press Trust of India, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2019 09:03 AM IST
Talking to the media in Mumbai, Aamir Khan said that he is keen on filmmaking but his focus right now is on acting as it excites him. He also said that the day he turns a filmmaker, he will quit acting.
Farrukh Jaffar(Dheeraj Dhawan/HT Photo)
Farrukh Jaffar(Dheeraj Dhawan/HT Photo)

Eager, vivacious, passionate, 86-years-young, Farrukh Jaffar

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Deep Saxena, Lucknow
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2019 04:05 PM IST
Running 86, ‘Peepli Live’ actor Farrukh Jaffar is in the best phase of her acting career. She made her debut with ‘Umrao Jaan’ (1981) and became a household name with ‘Swades’, ‘Peepli Live’, ‘Barefoot to Goa’ and ‘Sultan’.
Actor Farrukh Jaffar(HT Photo)
Actor Farrukh Jaffar(HT Photo)

‘Mehrunisa’ – where Nawabi Lucknow meets reality

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Deep Saxena
PUBLISHED ON DEC 05, 2018 02:30 PM IST
A meeting with ‘Peepli Live’ actor Farrukh Jaffar in Lucknow, two years back, gave filmmaker Sandeep Kumar an idea for a film. This meeting gave birth to his fifth film, ‘Mehrunisa’, in which Jaffer plays the lead.
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