Shah Rukh Khan Biography , Career, Awards and Net worth; The king of Bollywood.
Shah Rukh Khan AKA King Khan is the famous actor, producer, and philanthropist of the Bollywood industry. He has established himself as one of the reputed on-screen actors of the world. Shah Rukh Khan has also collected quite a huge fan base and awards through his career.
Shah Rukh Khan holds an Indian Nationality and belongs to a Muslim family. He was born on 2nd November 1965 in New Delhi.
Caption: Shah Rukh Khan’s family.
Shah Rukh’s Family and Education
He did his schooling from St. Columba’s School in Central Delhi, however, he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Hansraj College.
Later, he joined for a Master’s Degree in Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia. However, he also took acting classes at National School of Drama in Delhi.
Shah Rukh’s Career
Shah Rukh Khan made his acting debut from the romantic drama, “Deewana: released in the year 1992. The movie garnered him with the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut and many critical acclaims. However, prior to the movie, he was seen onscreen in Television series, “Fauji” in 1988, where his acting skills were highly appreciated by the audiences.
Shah Rukh’s another release, “Baazigar” alongside Kajol released in 1993 earned him his first Filmfare Award for the Best Actor collecting the highest revenue in the box office. In addition to this, his roles in the movies “Darr” (1993), “Anjaam” (1994), “Duplicate” (1998) where he portrayed as a villain won him several nominations and Filmfare awards in Negative role category. His dialogue “I Love You KKK.. Kiran” from “Darr” is among his famous dialogue.
Shah Rukh Khan has given many blockbuster movies which did help him to establish as a successful star in B-town. He has won Filmfare Awards under Best Actor category for many movies like: “Dilwale Dulhania Lejayaange”(1995), “Dil Toh Pagal Hai”(1997), “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai” (1997), “Devdas” (2002), “Swades”( 2004), “Chak De India”(2007) and “My Name Is Khan”(2010).
Some of his other successful movies are “Kabhi Khusi Kabhi Gam” (2001), “Main Hoon Na”(2004), “Veer Zara” (2004), “Don- The chase Begins”(2006), “Rab Ne Banaa Di Jodi”(2008), “Chennai Express”(2013) and “Happy New Year”(2014). These movies earned quite a lot of revenues and positive reviews along with many accolades making him one of the top Bollywood actors.
His recent flicks Dear Zindagi(2016) and Raees(2016) also performed extremely well at the box office.
Apart from acting, he has appeared on television as a host. He has hosted television shows like Kaun Banega Crorepati, Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain? and several awards shows.
Shah Rukh Khan is an extremely famous actor in a global scale. He has successfully conquered the heart of millions of fans around the world earning himself various awards and nominations.
He was honored with many prestigious national and international awards like: Best citizen Award(1997), Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in the Field of Entertainment, Padma Shri Award, IIFA-FICCI Award for “Most Powerful entertainer of the Decade”(2009), British Asian Guild Award, Ordre des Arts et des letters Award by French Government and many more. In addition to these, he has also collected quite a number of award
In addition to these, he has also collected 14 film fare award, 9 Star Screen award, 3 IIFA award, 8 Zee Cine Award, 3 Bollywood Movie Awards, 2 Global Indian Film Awards and much more.
Shah Rukh Khan is one of the highest paid actors in the world. He has an estimated net worth of $6oo million which makes him the richest India’s actor. He has endorsed various brands like Lux, Dish Tv; is also the co-owner of “Red Chillies Production” and “IPL Cricket team”, “Kolkata Knight Riders”.
Shah Rukh has engaged himself in social works and participated in campaigns for children’s health and education, Immunisation campaign.
He lives lavishly with his family in his bungalow at Bandra, Mumbai. However, apart from this bungalow, he has a number of other properties scattered all over India and abroad.
Caption: Shah Rukh’s Buggati Veryon.
SRK’s Cars collection
Shah Rukh Khan is extremely passionate about his cars and his car collection is also quite impressive like the actor himself. Some of the cars that he owns are among the most expensive or easily among the best cars that the auto industry has to offer.
Buggati Veryon, Rolls Royce Drophead Coupe, Bentley Continental GT, BMW 6 Series are some of his sports/ luxury cars. In addition to these vehicles, he has also got some off-road SUV’s like Toyota Land Cruiser Mitsubishi Pajero.
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