The Global icon of Indian cinema: SRK

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Shah Rukh Khan who is known as the King Khan of Bollywood was born on 2nd November 1965. He was born in Delhi. His parents died before he entered movies. Shah Rukh considers it a big regret that they couldn’t see what their son was to become.
He is graduated from Hansraj College, Delhi University and  followed it up with a Masters Degree in Mass Communications (Film making) from Jamiya Milia Islamiya University, in New Delhi, but after a year Shah Rukh opted out as he had to make his acting career in Bollywood. He had captained all teams in football, cricket and hockey and even played cricket at Zone and National level.
He started off his career from Television industry which got him to fame. His serials like Fauji (1988), Circus (1989) made roars in the television industry.

He got his claim to fame right from his debut film Deewana (1992). During his years in the Indian film industry, he has won eight  Film Fare Best actor awards and has had significant box office success. Some of his films includes: Darr , Baazigar , Anjaam , Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge  ,   Kuch Kuch Hota Hai , Om Shanti om , Chak De India , Rab Ne Bana De Jodi, My Name Is Khan  Chenna

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In 1999, Shah Rukh Khan set up his Dreamz Unlimited, a production company in collaboration with Juhi Chawla and Aziz Mirza. Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000), Asoka (2001) and Chalte Chalte (2003) were produced under this banner. In 2004, he set up another production company, Red Chillies Entertainment. Main Hoon Na (2004), Paheli (2005), Om Shanti Om (2007) and Billu (2009) were produced under this banner. The company also has a Visual Effect Studio, Red Chillies VFX.

In 2008, Red Chillies Entertainment became the owner of the Kolkata Knight Riders in the BCCI-backed IPL cricket competition.


Shah Rukh’s Ra. One and Don 2- The Chase Begins were the most talked ​about​ movies in 2011 but​ ​Ra.One didn’t ​do well at the box office​ and was ​trashed by the critics.​ But ​Don 2​:​ The Chase Begin​s made a good business and emerged as the fourth highest grossing Bollywood film of 2011​.​

In 2012, Yash Chopra’s last film Jab Tak Hai Jaan, SRK was seen opposite Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. The movie entered the 100 cr​ore​ club​ and did a good business in the Overseas MARKET too.​

​In 2013, ​the next blockbuster that came to SRK’s ​kitty was Rohit Shetty’s Chennai Express, ​which became the highest grossing Bollywood film in India and around the world​ till Dhoom 3 released in the same year​. ​Chennai Express marked SRK’s 1st 200 Crore Club film.

In 2014, Shah Rukh Khan starred in Farah Khan’s Happy New Year. When it came to Box Office, the film had huge expectations. However, it couldn’t perform very well, though the film marked SRK’s 2nd back-to-back 200 Crore movie, as feat never acquired by any Bollywood actor/actress.

His  film My Name Is Khan(2010)  got rave reviews from the critics and was also critically acclaimed by the international audience. It became the highest grossing Bollywood  film of all time in the overseas MARKET.

Personal life :

He fell in love with a Delhi gir l Gauri Chibba and later got married to her on 25 October 1991. Being a Muslim man married to a Hindu woman, he and his wife combine both religious backgrounds into their children’s education. He is got two kids a son called Aryan Khan and a daughter named Suhana Khan. Gauri Khan used to host a weekly Hindi music countdown show, Oye, for a music channel in the 1990s. She is the face of the fashion line, Aftershock. She appeared on the January 2008 cover of the Indian edition of Vogue.images (16)



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