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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 actor 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 et des Lettres by the Government of France in 2007 for his contribution to films. Shahrukh has received honorary doctorate at the sixth convocation of Maulana Azad National Urdu University.

Biography

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

Personal Profile

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
Religion : Muslim
Zodiac : Scorpio

Latest News

SRK and Salman are all set to share screen space after 10 years in Salman's upcoming film Tubelight. He will have a 15-minute cameo role in the movie. Shah Rukh Khan has launched Karan Johar's book An Unsuitable Boy.

Upcoming Movies

SRK will be seen in upcoming action thriller 'Raees'. It is being directed by Rahul Dholakia and produced by Gauri Khan, Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar. It also stars Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. It will hit the screens on 26 January 2017.

Shah Rukh has also roped in for Imtiaz Ali's directorial film titled, "The Ring". It also features Anushka Sharma and Evelyn Sharma in the lead roles. It will be released on 11 August 2017.

Marriage/Wife/Children

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.

Career

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.

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.

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Filmography

1992 Deewana
1993 Baazigar
1994 Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa
1995 Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
1997 Dil To Pagal Hai
1998 Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2000 Mohabbatein
2002 Devdas
2007 Chak De!
2010 My Name Is Khan
2013 Chennai Express
2014 Happy New Year
2015 Dilwale
2016 Fan
2016 Dear Zindagi

Favourites

Actor : Amitabh Bachchan, Dilip Kumar, Rishi Kapoor
Actress : Mumtaz, Kajol
Favorite Holiday Destination : London, Dubai
Favorite Director : Aditya Chopra, Karan Johar
Hobbies : Reading, playing computer Games
Star endorses : Emami, Pepsi, Hyundai, Nokia, Airtel, Videocon, Belmonte
Philosophy of life : Even if you're not hungry, just be greedy
Admires : Mother Teresa
One word/phrase used regularly : "Lets do it!"
Allergies : People who cramp my space.

Education

Shahrukh Khan attended St. Columba's School and the Hansraj College earning his Bachelors degree in Economics. He pursued a Masters 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.

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Gauri Khan profile Aryan Khan profile Suhana Khan profile
Gauri Khan Aryan Khan Suhana Khan
Abram Khan profile
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