Superstar Aamir Khan says he is excited about filmmaking, but he wants to focus on acting at the moment. The 54-year – old actor, who made his directorial debut with Taare Zameen Par, said that once he decides to become a full-fledged filmmaker, he will stop acting.
“I’m inclined to make movies and I’ve coincidentally directed Taare Zameen Par. I’ve been in love with filmmaking and acting, and I can’t alienate both of them, but what I can say right now is that I started my career as an actor and it excites me. “I’ll stop acting when I become a full-fledged filmmaker. I don’t want to stop acting right now, that’s why I’m holding back the director inside me, ” Here Aamir Khan said on Thursday to reporters.
Aamir has supported films like Lagaan, Taare Zameen Par, Jaane Tu Yaha Jaane Na, Peepli Live, Dhobi Ghat, Delhi Belly, Talaash, Dangal, Secret Superstar as a producer. The actor said his goal is to support good scripts and it’s not his agenda to make money. “I didn’t think at what pace I’m going to make movies. People usually make films for business with their production houses. That’s not the first agenda we have. our agenda is creativity. We don’t make it into a film until we get a good script.
When asked if he has any Hollywood aspirations as an actor, Aamir said if he gets a good opportunity, he would work in any part of the world. “What’s important to me as an actor is what the movie is all about and what it’s trying to say. As an actor, it should excite me. It’s not important to have a social message. Which part of the world it originates from doesn’t matter. If something is offered to me by someone from Japan or Africa and if I get excited, I’ll do it. But I’m not fascinated by Hollywood, “added Aamir.
The actor announced his next project, Lal Singh Chaddha, an official adaptation of Forrest Gump’s 1994 movie by Tom Hanks. He was also in talks on spiritual leader Rajneesh for the Netflix series, popularly known as Osho among his followers, but he said the script was not yet finalized. “Nothing is currently happening on Osho. I don’t know. The script is not ready yet, “he said.