Aamir Khan is known for his reluctance to go to Award giving ceremonies and even receiving any award.
However, he made an exception by agreeing to receive the 11th Gollapudi Srinivas Award. The award is given to the best directorial venture and Aamir receives it for his Taare Zameen par.
The award will be presented at Chennai at a function. The invitees include Vidhu Vinod Chopra, K Bala Chandar, Jagjit Singh, Anupam Kher and other celebrities.
Meanwhile, Aamir Khan announced that the film Taare Zameen Par, has been dubbed in Telugu as Nelameedha Taaralu and in Tamil as Val Natchathiram. The Telugu and Tamil versions would be released simultaneously on September 12.