Shahrukh Khan is an Indian film actor, producer, TV host, mentor and philanthropists. He has appeared in more than 50 Hindi films in genres ranging from romance to action and comedies. He is one of the most awarded Bollywood actors of all time including actor Dilip Kumar. He was awarded with the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2005, and the Ordre des Arts etc des Lettres by the Government of France in 2007 for his contribution to films. Now he will be seen in the upcoming flick Raees.
The life history of Shahrukh’s filmi career started out by working in television serials during the late 1980s. Being immensely talented and good looking, Shahrukh got noticed by the audience while playing the role of Commando Abhimanya Rai in the television serial Fauji. His debut in films happened with Deewana in 1992 that fared well. Shahrukh Khan has bagged six Filmfare Best Actor Awards. He has worked with the best talents of Bollywood.
SRK was born on 2 November 1965 in New Delhi, India into a Muslim family. His father, Taj Mohammed Khan was an ethnic Pathan and an Indian independence activist from Peshawar, British India and mother Lateef Fatima was the daughter of a senior government engineer. He was brought up in Mangalore for the first five years of his life. His father died of cancer when Shahrukh was 15 years old and his mother died in 1990 after prolonged illness. He has an elder sister named Shehnaz.
Shahrukh Khan attended St. Columba’s School and the Hansraj College earning his Bachelor degree in Economics. He pursued a Master Degree in Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia. He has also attended the National School of Drama in Delhi to pursue a career in Bollywood.
Shahrukh has studied acting under the mentorship of theatre director Barry John at Delhi’s “Theatre Action Group”. He played the leading role of Commando Abhimanyu Rai in the critically acclaimed show Fauji, which earned him mass recognition. In 1991, he shifted base to Mumbai and received his first film offer with Hema Malini’s directorial debut Dil Aashna Hai.
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However, due to production delays, his second film, Deewana (1992), alongside Rishi Kapoor and Divya Bharti released first. The film became a box office hit and launched his career in Bollywood and he won a Filmfare Best Male Debut Award, the following year. In 1995, Khan starred in Aditya Chopra’s directorial debut Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. The film was declared an “all time blockbuster” and it remains the longest-running film in the history of Indian cinema. The actor has been part of many blockbuster hits and is one of the finest actor of bollywood.
Name: Shahrukh Khan
Othe names: King Khan, SRK, King of Bollywood, Badshah of Bollywood
Date of Birth: 2 November 1965
Place of Birth: New Delhi, India
Age: 51 years
Height: 5’8″ (1.73 m)
Weight: 74 Kg
Eyes: magic brown
Hair Color: shiny black
Occupation: Actor, producer, television presenter
Father’s Name: Meer Taj Muhammad Khan
Mother’s Name: Lateef Fatima
Spouse: Gauri Khan (1991-present)
Children: Aryan Khan, Suhana Khan, AbRam Khan
Languages: Hindi, English, Urdu
Shahrukh got married to Gauri Chibber in a traditional Hindu wedding ceremony on 25 October 1991. They have a son Aryan (born 1997) and a daughter Suhana (born 2000). In 2013 they became parents of a third child named AbRam via surrogacy.
Since 2000, Shahrukh has entered the business of television hosting and film production. He has formed two production houses, Red Chillies Entertainment and Dreamz Unlimited. He has produced films like Asoka (2001), Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000), Chalte Chalte (2003), Main Hoon Na (2004), Om Shanti Om (2007), Billu (2009), Paheli (2005), Always Kabhi Kabhi (2011), and Ra.One (2011
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He won the Indian Premier League cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders. He is also known for being a television presenter and a show performer.
As per the sources, Shah Rukh Khan will also feature in Salman Khan’s Tubelight. He will be making a special appearance in the movie. This cameo was supposed to be done by Shatrugan Sinha, but now Shah Rukh is on board. The Khans will reunite on screen after almost nine years.
SRK will be seen in Gauri Shinde’s upcoming movie Dear Zindagi opposite Alia Bhatt. It is produced by Dharma Productions and Red Chillies Entertainment. SRK will be seen playing the role of psychiatrist. Shah Rukh has also been roped in for Imtiaz Ali’s directorial film tentatively titled, “The Ring”. SRK is also making a special appearance in Karan Johar’s flick Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. He plays Aishwarya Rai’s husband who dies in the film. It’s after his death that Ash gets closer to Ranbir Kapoor’s character.
1994 Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa
1995 Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
1997 Dil To Pagal Hai
1998 Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2007 Chak De!
2010 My Name Is Khan
2013 Chennai Express
2014 Happy New Year
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Shahrukh Khan is a highly celebrated actor cum producer of the Indian film industry in the present times. He has acted in various blockbuster movies like Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayange, Dil to Pagal Hai, Khabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, Chak De India and others. These have made Shahrukh hugely popular not only in India, but also across several other countries. He can easily be said to be the most influential actor among all his contemporaries in present day Bollywood. So much so that he is famously called King Khan in the Hindi filmdom.
Shahrukh has achieved 14 Filmfare Awards for his contribution to Hindi films and eight of them were won in the Best Actor category which is an unparalleled feat. He received the Padma Shri conferred by the Government of India in 2005. Other than these, he has received four IIFA Awards, nine Star Screen Awards, three Bollywood Movie Awards, eight Zee Cine Awards, and two Global Indian Film Awards.