Kiran Rao is a film producer, director and screenwriter. She is Aamir Khan's second wife. Kiran got her Bollywood break when she was chosen as the assistant director for 'Lagaan', directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. She met Aamir, who produced the movie, on the sets and they got married in 2005. Kiran gets along well with Aamir's first wife Reena Dutta, and kids Junaid and Ira too.
Kiran, who had earlier assisted Mira Nair on 'Monsoon Wedding', finally took a big step in T'town in 2010 with her first directorial venture 'Dhobi Ghat'. The movie got great reviews and also recovered its costs. We hear that she has already begun working on her next film!