Once again Aamir Khan became one of the top trends on the Internet on Monday afternoon. But this time he is into limelight for his partnership with Vivo, a leading mobile phone brand, for their advertisements. It took place on his 53 birthday this weekend.
Vivo has made Aamir their brand ambassador
According to Vivo Amir Khan is “A man who’s more in every way”, there’s nothing he can’t do. Aamir in Vivo has been trending on and on off on Twitter and several tweets have been posted. He is welcomed to the vivo family. Vivo launched a video of Aamir and the text saying that “Aamir Khan is the new face of Vivo.” He’s a man who always does more than what’s expected of him.
Aamir Khan replaces Ranveer Singh as Vivo India’s brand ambassador on Business Standard. The announcement comes ahead of Vivo’s planned launch of the V9 smartphone on March 23 in India.
“Aamir Khan has been extremely selective with his brand endorsement commitments” and “a great collaboration”. Tweets such as “like his films, looking forward to more interesting updates in future from Aamir Khan and Vivo India” have been posted.
Aamir will soon be seen in a full-fledged marketing campaign around the upcoming products and a new TV commercial.
The announcement comes ahead of Vivo’s planned launch of the V9 smartphone on March 23 in India. According to IANS the latest device will be priced around Rs 25,000 and will feature a dual rear camera setup and a 24MP selfie camera.
Kenny Zeng, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Vivo India says that
“We are thrilled about the possibilities that our partnership with one of the world’s biggest superstars, Aamir Khan, will open up for Vivo in India”. This new association will enable us to explore newer avenues to reach our customers as we script our future growth strategy in India.
Amir Khan also shared his views:
He says that “Vivo as a brand embodies the spirit of innovation and meaningful disruption”.
He further added to this that “Over the years, the brand has been constantly pushing the boundaries of smartphone technology. I am enthused to be a part of Vivo’s transformative journey in India.”
Amir Khan turned 53 on March 14
Aamir Khan turned 53 on March 14. Amir is currently busy in shooting his upcoming film Thugs of Hindostan.
He took a day leave from his shoot to celebrate his birthday in Mumbai with wife Kiran Rao. Aamir cut his birthday cake in front of the media at his Mumbai home.
Aamir posted several post on Instagram on his birthday eve. His first post was a collage of his mother Zeenat Hussain’s picture.
Aamir Khan left for Jodhpur on this weekend for completing the shooting of his upcoming film Thugs Of Hindostan. The film also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh. The director of the film Thugs Of Hindostan is Vijay Krishna Acharya. He had earlier made Dhoom 3 with Aamir and Katrina.
This upcoming film Thugs of Hindostan is scheduled to be released on Diwali.