The film had an ensemble cast and had Aamir Khan and Gracy Singh as the leads.
It was India’s official entry to the Oscar’s that year and Producer Aamir Khan and Director Ashutosh Gowarikar took home eight National Film Awards, nine Filmfare Awards, nine Screen Awards and ten IIFA Awards.
Kiran on her part says she was enamoured by the star and shares her side of the love story.
As a teenager Kiran had seen Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak which starred Juhi Chawla and Aamir in the leads on the new VCR her family had purchased.
The couple got divorced with mutual consent in the year 2002, ending their two decade old relationship.[Read More: Imran Khan Marriage]Three years after his divorce from his first wife Reena, Aamir Khan married Kiran Rao on 28th of December, 2005.
The marriage was formally registered under Special Marriage Act of the Indian Marriage Law in Mumbai.
That is all she knew until she actually meet him while working for Lagaan.
One day Kiran got an offer from AKF (Aamir Khan Films which she now manages and has been the driving force behind AKF productions like Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na which featured Aamir Khan’s nephew and the current heartthrob of Bollywood, Imran Khan and modern masterpieces like Taare Zameen Par) for working on Lagaan and she immediately agreed as Ashutosh Gowariker and Aamir Khan combo was too good to miss.[Read More: Juhi Chawla Marriage]Aamir and Kiran welcomed home a baby boy – Azad Rao Khan (named after the Indian Freedom Fighter and Aamir’s great grand uncle Maulana Abul Kalam Azad) into the family.It is amazing how all the people involved, be it Aamir and Reena’s children – son Junaid Khan and daughter Ira Khan and Reena herself get along with Kiran Rao.Not only this, she spilled some deets about Aamir Khan and his first wife Reena Dutta.Now not many know about this but Aamir was busy wooing Reena off screen, while he was filming for the eternal love story Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak with Juhi Chawla. She said that only later did she and the unit came to know.Now, just like any old friend Juhi made sure that she attended Aamir’s Dangal success bash.