Aamir Khan was very interested in lawn tennis during his school days, and he was not a bad player either. He represented his school in lawn tennis in several state level championships. At the age of 16, Aamir Khan, along with his friend Aditya Bhattacharya made a silent experimental film called Paranoia. Khan once joined a theatre group called Avantar where he worked backstage for two years. Then he decided to become an actor against his father's wish.