"Shahrukh was terrific in Chak De India. He deserves everything and more," said Shimit Amin, the winner of the Best Director at Star Screen Awards yesterday, about his Coach Kabir Khan who won the best actor statuette at the same award function. "I feel great for all the people who were a part of the team." How does it feel that the title track of your film has become a modern day anthem representing Indian Pride all over the world? "I'm very happy for Salim-Sulaiman, the music director duo and Jaideep Sahni, the man who wrote the song. The concept paid off. We had never imagined that so many people would like it this much," Shimit added.
You"ve shared the Best Director trophy with Aamir Khan for Taare Zameen Par. "Aamir is a very talented man. He is terrific." Have you seen the film? "Yes, it's fantastic. It is wonderful and Aamir rightly deserves all the credit." Finally, what are you doing next? "I haven't planned it as yet. But as a part of three part film deal with Yash Raj Films, I have to do two more films with them," Shimit says.
Well, whatever he does, every move of Shimit Amin will be keenly watched. After all he has made one of the finest films in the recent times. We congratulate Shimit Amin on being adjudged the Best Director at the Star Screen Awards.