Oscar winning actor, Tom Hanks recently read an article about Aamir Khan’s contribution for the people of India. The Hollywood star was was quite impressed when he came across this article. He said “giving back” to the society is tough.
Tom came across this article in the Sep 10 issue of the Time magazine. The article heading read India’s “first superstar-activist”.
Tom said in a statement: “I really admire the work that Aamir Khan is doing (in India). Very few celebrities take the initiative of coming forward to change the society and he has done a remarkable job.”
“It’s the ‘giving-back’ that’s tough. Aamir seems to understand the influencing power of being a celebrity and is using it to act as a catalyst for change in society, something that definitely deserves both appreciation and support from all quarters,” Tom added.
Tom Hanks will feature with Halle Berry and Hugh Grant in “Cloud Atlas”. The movie will release i India on Oct 26