Aamir Khan’s TV show News
Aamir Khan’s ‘Satyamev Jayate’ will not air in Karnataka
Read on to know why the actor’s TV show skipped the state for telecast
Aamir Khan’s ambitious TV show Satyamev Jayate makes its debut on May 6. It will air on Star Plus and DD National in Hindi, and dubbed versions were all set to air on Star Network’s regional channels including Marathi, Bengali and the four south Indian languages of Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan plans Rs 6.25 crore campaign for ‘Satyamev Jayate’
The actor, who is known for setting benchmarks with his films, is going all out to market his first ever TV show
If you are a Star Plus viewer, you must have noticed the high frequency with which the advertisements of Aamir Khan’s Satyamev Jayate are being shown. The reason for this is that the channel has blocked all the 2,000 slots for broadcaster’s promos over 27 hours (Monday 7pm to Tuesday 10pm) for this new show. And the value of these slots is a whopping Rs 6.25 crore! Click here to read more
Aamir Khan’s ‘Satyamev Jayate’ first episode: Female infanticide and the way ahead
The actor-filmmaker tackled the sensitive issue in Satyamev Jayate, his TV show that debuted on Star Plus and DD1 on May 6 at 11am
Actor-filmmaker Aamir Khan’s much-awaited television show, Satyamev Jayate, premiered today at 11am on Indian television to glued audiences from across the country. Early viewer responses from social networking sites and websites displayed that people were taking to the show and discussing it as it was being telecast. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan’s ‘Satyamev Jayate’ episode 2 tackles child sexual abuse
The actor’s TV show this Sunday threw light on another rampant social evil in India
While the topic of the second episode of Aamir Khan’s TV show Satyamev Jayate was already out in the media before the show was aired on May 13, it still came as a shocker to audiences who were not used to seeing such a thing being discussed openly. Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE Review: Aamir Khan’s calculated risk?
The actor’s TV chat show creates a sensation amongst viewers on debut. But will the euphoria sustain for the remaining episodes?
Aamir Khan cried and made others cry. But it was not a scene from one of his issue-based Bollywood movies. These were spontaneous reactions to people’s issues on his first TV show, Satyamev Jayate that premiered on Indian television on May 6. Read on to know what we felt about the show… Click here to read more
‘Satyamev Jayate’ impact: Aamir Khan to meet parliamentary panel
The actor has been invited by the panel to discuss his insight into medical malpratices, which he highlighted on his TV show Satyamev Jayate
A parliamentary panel has invited actor Aamir Khan, who exposed malpractices in the medical sector on his Satyamev Jayate TV programme, for an interaction on the issue. He will appear Thursday morning with his team. Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE: Did baby Azad inspire proud papa Aamir Khan to discuss child sexual abuse?
The actor shocked everyone by bringing a topic usually kept hidden behind closed doors out in the open, but we wonder if his new baby had anything to do with it
Aamir Khan turned dad for the third time around last December, and it seems his five-month-old son Azad has stirred him into deep contemplation. The first two episodes of his show Satyamev Jayate have dealt with children and the problems they face. While the first was about female foeticide and infanticide, the second episode (air date May 13) was on child sexual abuse. Click here to read more
‘Satyamev Jayate’ special screening held in Maharashtra, Gujarat & Uttar Pradesh
The first episode of Aamir Khan’s debut TV show Satyamev Jayate was screened on Sunday, May 6, in some villages in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh where the villagers do not have access to television. “This is an important and relevant show for all of India and Star India is going all out to make sure that this show reaches out to all Indians even in places with limited or no TV connectivity,” said Gayatri Yadav, EVP- Marketing and Communications, STAR India, in a statement. “The show is about the people of India and it’s imperative it reaches every Indian,” she added.
Satyamev Jayate went on air Sunday on Star Plus as well as Doordarshan [you read it here first]. In fact, this is the first ever show to be beamed on a private channel as well as DD simultaneously. The special screening was organised by Star Plus on community TV sets in villages like Bhingara and Kahupatta in Maharashtra; Chepa in Gujarat; Jhunkar in Madhya Pradesh; Tikeri, Lalpur, Sarauta and Maaniram in Uttar Pradesh. Most of these villages have a population of less than 5,000. The initiative was taken to ensure that the show reaches all over the country as the show caters to the issues of common man. For instance, the first episode talked about female foeticide and its consequences.Click here to read more
Why is Aamir Khan scared to show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ to his friends?
The actor is very guarded about his television show that debuts on Sunday, May 6
Superstar Aamir Khan, who is set to make his TV debut with Satyamev Jayate, says he is scared of reactions and that’s why he didn’t show it to anyone. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan telling lies? No, really!
The actor says that he seldom tells untruths, but regrets not being totally honest earlier. For now, truth prevails…or is that just a clever marketing gimmick?
Do you believe it when someone, especially an actor, says that he tries to not lie? Or that he has lied in the past – long ago – but regrets it now? That’s what Aamir Khan said while talking about his TV show, Satyamev Jayate. For those not well-versed with Sanskrit, the title of the show literally means ‘truth always wins’ or that ‘truth ultimately prevails’. So when a reporter asked Aamir if he has ever lied in real life, the actor was thoughtful for a moment before replying, “One should never lie”. Yeah, right. How about when journalists ask actors for an interview, and they reply saying they are busy shooting or out of town? Are they being truthful then? Click here to read more
Will Aamir Khan’s ‘Satyamev Jayate’ beat Amitabh Bachchan’s ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’?
The teasers of Mr Perfectionist’s new television show look promising and are aimed at connecting with the entire TV viewing audience
There has been a lot of buzz about the phrase “truth is invincible” ever since Aamir Khan’s television debut as the anchor-host of a show was announced a while ago. There were speculations galore about the nature of the show and we were one of the first to tell you what the brouhaha was all about. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan postpones ‘Talaash’ for his TV show ‘Satyamev Jayate’
The release date of the much anticipated thriller has now been postponed to November
Aamir Khan’s fans were waiting with bated breath to catch the actor’s psychological thriller this June. But with the release date of Reema Kagti’s directorial Talaash being postponed they have to wait a little longer than expected. The actor said to a trade publication that Talaash is very close to his heart. He had been trying to release it in January, then it got pushed to June. He admitted that the date will now be either November 30 or December 7 and he apologised, saying, “I am sorry for this; I know my fans are waiting for Talaash.” Click here to read more
Aamir Khan all set to shoot a movie in Kashmir?
The actor is smitten by the beauty of Kashmir. So, is that the location for his next movie?
Aamir Khan recently put up at Kashmiri singer Ghulam Nabi Khatana’s home on his visit to the valley. And while at the Dal Lake, the actor couldn’t keep himself from admiring the beauty of the place and hoped that filmmakers from B-town would put this beauty to good use. Somewhat like his filmmaker uncle, the late Nasir Husain. “I hope Bollywood starts shooting films here like the good old times. My uncle (filmmaker Nasir Husain) used to shoot his films in Kashmir,” he said. Click here to read more