Jagran Josh Logo
  1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. News Capsule

Ashok Amritraj won Soul of India Award

Oct 30, 2013 13:01 IST

Top Picks :  News Capsule , October 2013 Current Affairs , Awards | Honours , 2013 Current Affairs

Ashok AmritrajTennis player- turned film producer Ashok Amritraj was on 29 October 2013 presented with the 'Soul of India Award' for his outstanding achievements in the film industry.

NRI industrialist Dr Rami Ranger presented the award to the Ashok Amritraj at the Indian Journalists Association's meet held at the Bombay Palace in London. Mrs Paul, wife of Dr Virendra Paul, formally launched Amritraj's book 'Advantage Hollywood' on the occasion.

About Ashok Amritraj

Ashok Amritraj is a former tennis player and has represented India on an international level. He played in all major tennis tournament during his nine-year career including Wimbledon and the US Open. His brothers, Vijay Amritraj and Anand Amritraj, are also accomplished tennis players.

Amritraj has produced 109 Hollywood films. His hits, starting with 'Double Impact' in 1991, have included 'Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance', 'Bandits', 'Machete and Premonition'.

The latest, 'Life of Crime', starring Jennifer Aniston and Tim Robbins, closed the Toronto Film Festival and opened the one in Abu Dhabi on 24 October 2013.

In addition to his work in the entertainment business, Amritraj also contributing to the philanthropic endeavours. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

Is this article important for exams ? Yes99 People Agreed
Read more Current Affairs on: Soul of India Award , Ashok Amritraj
Post Comment
8 Comment


Yes, these g.k notes are beneficial for competition exam.

Sivasakthi T,

Dear Sir, The current affairs are really very useful to us which includes the quick digest and highlights for easy understanding of the readers. Excellent sir.


It is an useful thing that people have to be aware

shalom john,

i wish that you help me to find out defense service i want to serve my mother land and i completed my MBA+PGDM so please help me out .

Prakash yadav,

acyually i had dream to join indian army bt i have to write 2nd puc supplementary exam so what should i do now


done b.tec in mechanical stream ....now wanna apply for indian navy which brach suits me best?


Dear Sir Pls advise how to apply for my nephew who is 18+ and had just passed 12 from NIOS with English / accountancy as subject.

Rahul solanki,

Sir I m passed by arts subject so can I apply for navy because I wanna go in navy please inform me then I applying

Suggested Colleges

Latest Videos

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • By clicking on Submit button, you agree to our terms of use
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Newsletter Signup
Follow us on