Indian actor Shahrukh Khan is one of India’s most popular actors, both on the big screen and on the small screen. He has been in the business for over three decades and has a huge fan base.
This blog will look at his life story, and some of the roles and movies considered his best work.
Shahrukh Khan is a popular Indian actor and producer. He has won the Filmfare Award for the Best Actor and has been nominated for the International Indian Film Academy Awards.
He has also been featured in the Forbes list of top celebrities in India & abroad. He is known for his appearances in Bollywood films.
The Rise to Fame of Shahrukh Khan
Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan is the undisputed king of Bollywood. He’s been referred to in the media as “King Khan” and “The King of Bollywood” and has appeared in over 90 films since his acting debut in Deewana.
Khan kicked off his career in the late 1980s with small roles in several TV shows, followed by a made for Bollywood debut in 1992 with Deewana. Early on, he was recognized for his role as a bad guy in Baazigar and then established himself as a romantic hero with Darr.
Then, he became more popular with romantic films:
- Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
- Dil To Pagal Hai
- Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
- Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham…
The Government of India has awarded him the Padma Shri Award. At the same time, the Government of France awarded him the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Legion of Honour.
He is also known for his philanthropy and donations to various charities.
Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Chibber
Shah dated Gauri Chibber for six years before getting married in a traditional Hindu wedding ceremony on October 25, 1991.
They have two children together: Aryan, born in 1997, and Suhana, born in 2000. In 2013, they welcomed their first son through a surrogate mother, AbRam.
Both Shah’s children are into the film and entertainment industry. Aryan follows Shah’s footsteps in studying filmmaking and has developed a special interest in writing screenplays. Suhana studies drama and acting at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts for higher education.
Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Chibber’s Family
Get to Know Gauri Chibber
Gauri Chibber is an Indian film producer and designer. She has produced films under Red Chillies Entertainment, a production company co-founded by her and her husband, Shah Rukh Khan.
Gauri also designs spaces as an interior designer. She has designed spaces for celebrities and high-profile individuals.
She has been named as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women by Fortune Magazine.
Shah Rukh Khan serves as the co-chairman of the Red Chillies Motion Pictures production company and its subsidiaries. He also serves as a co-owner of the Kolkata Knight Riders and Trinbago Knight Riders Indian Premier League cricket team franchises.
Khan is a popular and widely recognized celebrity in India. He is the co-owner of two IPL cricket teams, including Kolkata Knight Riders, the 2016 Indian Premier League champion team.
He is frequently used in public service messages in India and is considered one of the country’s most popular and commercially successful media personalities, with interests in motion pictures, television programming, philanthropy, music videos, and fashion design.