Fan Score
12400
Popular Name Shahrukh Khan
Full Name Shahrukh Khan
Real Name Shahrukh Khan
Nick Name King Khan
Date Of Birth 02 Nov 1965 (Age: 52)
Active Since 1988
Gender Male
Height 5' 8"
Occupation Actor
Nationality Indian
Origin -
Highest Education Master's
Actor
Shahrukh Khan was born on 2 November 1965 in a Muslim family in New Delhi. His father, Meer Taj Mohammed Khan, was businessman and an Indian independence activist in Peshawar,(present-day Pakistan) and mother, Lateef Fatima, was Magistrate and social worker. He spent the first five years of his life in Mangalore, where his maternal grandfather, Ifthikar Ahmed, served as the chief engineer of the port in the 1960s. He has an elder sister, Shahnaz Lalarukh. He attended St. Columba's School in central Delhi where he excelled in his studies and in sports such as hockey and football and received the school's highest award, the Sword of Honor. He enrolled at Hansraj College (1985–88) to earn his bachelor's degree in Economics but spent much of his time at Delhi's Theatre Action Group (TAG), where he studied acting under the mentorship of theatre director Barry John. He also attended the National School of Drama in Delhi. He married Gauri Chibber, a Punjabi Hindu, 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, who was born through a surrogate mother. 
 
In 1989 series Fauji become his television debut. His film debut was in Deewana, as the second male lead which was released in June 1992 for which he won Filmfare Best Male Debut Award.  
 
In 1999, Shahrukh Khan, Juhi Chawla and director Aziz Mirza came together to set up 'Dreamz Unlimited'. Their first venture was Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani. In 2004, Shahrukh took over Dreamz Unlimited and transformed it into 'Red Chillies Entertainment' taking his wife Gauri on board as a producer. For his contributions to film, the Government of India honored him with the Padma Shri in 2005, and the Government of France awarded him both the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (2007) and the Légion d'honneur (2014). In 2008, Khan, in partnership with Juhi Chawla and her husband Jay Mehta, acquired ownership rights for the franchise representing Kolkata in the Twenty20 cricket tournament Indian Premier League (IPL) and named the team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).  He was honored with UNESCO's Pyramide con Marni award in 2011 for his support of children's education and World Economic Forum's Crystal Award in 2018 for his leadership in championing women's and children's rights in India.
  • Year
  • Movie Name
  • Character Name | Appearance
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  • 2018
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  • 2017
  • Goga Pasha | Cameo
  • Goga Pasha
  • Cameo
  • 2017
  • Raees Alam | -
  • Raees Alam
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  • 2016
  • Jehangir Khan aka Jug | -
  • Jehangir Khan aka Jug
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  • 2016
  • Gaurav/ Aryan Khanna | Double Role
  • Gaurav/ Aryan Khanna
  • Double Role
  • 2013
  • Himself | Special Appearance
  • Himself
  • Special Appearance
  • SRK joined Barry John's theatre group in New Delhi and learned acting from him, Barry John also taught acting to Manoj Bajpayee in his theatre group.

  • Shah Rukh Khan debut film was Dil Aashna Hai but due to the delay in the release of the film Deewana was considered as his debut film.

  • Shahrukh Khan debut film was Dil Aashna Hai but due to the delay in the release of the film Deewana was considered as his debut film.

  • Shahrukh Khan had Graduated from Hansraj College, Delhi University and followed it up with a Masters Degree in Mass Communications (Film making) from Jamia Millia Islamia University, in New Delhi, but after a year Shah Rukh opted out as he had to make his acting career in Bollywood.

  • Shahrukh Khan launched his perfume "SK" with the French perfumers and Jeannes Arthes.

  • Shahrukh Khan Father Meer Mohammed Taj Khan died of Cancer in 1981 and his Mother Lateef Fatima Khan died of complications in Diabetes in 1991.

  • Being a Muslim man Shahrukh Khan married to a Hindu woman, he and his wife combine both religious backgrounds into their children's education.

  • Shahrukh Father ran a transport company and his mother was a magistrate.

  • Shahrukh Khan son, Aryan Khan, voice of Tez Lajawaab (Dash), character for Hindi dubbed version of Disney's animated film, The Incredibles (Hum Hain Lajawaab).

  • Shah Rukh Khan runs a production company "Dreamz Unlimited" with actress, friend, co-star Juhi Chawla and director, friend Aziz Mirza.

  • Shah Rukh Khan always agreed to star in Aditya Chopra's films without looking at the script first.

  • Shahrukh Khan 3rd child was born via a surrogate mother on 27 May, 2013.

  • Shah Rukh Khan studied in St. Columba's school, New Delhi, where he was awarded the 'Sword of Honor', essentially the award for best student.

  • Shahrukh Khan owns three Production Houses in India, Dreamz Unlimited, Red Chillies Entertainment and Red Chillies Idiot Box. Red Chillies Idiot Box Production house will start producing Television Serials in India.

  • Shahrukh was turned down the Quiz Master's (Prem Kapoor) role in Slumdog Millionaire and the role went to Anil Kapoor.

  • Shahrukh Khan wears his wedding ring on his right hand.

  • Shahrukh Khan personal bodyguard's name is Yasmin Khan. When his bodyguard got married, Shahrukh gifted him a flat that is located beside his residence Mannat.

  • In Don 2, Shah Rukh Khan (Don) is seen riding on a long motorway aboard a bridge, a motorbike, with a license plate reading “Don 3″. Hence, there may be a possibility of a sequel.

  • Salman Khan was initially offered the role of Devdas, which was later on enacted by his rival Shahrukh Khan.

  • Amir Khan's wife Reena and Shah Rukh Khan's Wife Gauri share the same birthday, October 8th.

  • Saif Ali Khan was the original choice for Shahrukh Khan’s role in ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’. Even Tom Cruise was considered for the role of Raj Malhotra (SRK’s role in the film)

  • Shahrukh Khan's first salary was Rs 50 which he earned by working as an usher at a Pankaj Udhas' concert in Delhi. He used the money to take the train to Agra and see the Taj Mahal.