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TEDxKCG - Mansoor Khan - The Third Curve

Mansoor Khan is a renowned Director, Producer, and Film Personality. He is popularly known as the Man who made Aamir Khan a star. He made his directorial debut with Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak in 1988. The film, a soft Romeo-Juliet inspired romantic drama, became a huge success winning 10 Filmfare award and a National Film award. Coming towards the end of a decade dominated by action-oriented films, Mansoor Khans' directorial debut paved the way back for the musical romantic genre in Bollywood. The film launched many careers such as: Aamir Khan, Juhi Chawla, Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik and Anand-Milind. After taking a break of few years, he has made a comeback albeit as a producer and has co-produced the movie Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, the movie that marks the debut of his nephew, Imran Khan.Mansoor Khan has been an alumnus of various prestigious institutes like IIT Bombay, Cornell University, and M.I.T. USA. He now stays with his family on a farm in Coonoor, Tamil Nadu where he indulges in Organic farming and other social causes.In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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