Shahrukh Khan, the Baadshah of the Bollywood Industry was born on 2nd November in the year of 1965, New Delhi, India. He currently stays in Bandra located in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He is an actor, a producer as well as a television icon. He is also referred to as SRK and King Khan. He has worked in more than 80 movies and earned plenty of awards for his hard work.
Let's see how did Shahrukh Khan make up till being the Baadshah of Industry.
Shahrukh Khan was named as Abdul Rehman by his Nani, But soon did his grandfather changed his name to Shahrukh Khan Which means 'Face of the King'. Little did he know that the young boy would grow up to be King Khan.
Shahrukh lived in a rented apartment in Delhi with his parents and elder sister. He was a bright student in school in studies as well as an excellent hockey and football player. But as he entered his College life, this was the time when actually the acting bug bit him. As his interest was growing more towards Acting, he left his Master's degree midway. Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, and Mumtaz were his favorite actors.
STARTED AS A TELEVISION ACTOR
Dil Dariya, Fauji, Circus are those serials from where Khan started his career. All these television series made SRK to be known as a Talented hunk. Soon did his Mother died due to Cancer, when he decided to move towards the Bollywood Industry. As seen his great work in the TV Industry he was offered four films just at the beginning of his Bollywood Career. Dil Aashna Hai, was his first movie directed by Hema Malini but as Deewana was released first it is known to be his debut Movie.
NEGATIVE ROLES WERE A BOOST TO THE CAREER
After playing a few protagonist roles, he now began acting in films for negative roles. Darr and Baazigar were his top hit movies that led him to win the best actor Filmfare Award.
A NEW FACE IN THE INDUSTRY
His excellent performance in movies like Anjaam and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, brought him the Filmfare critics award for best performance as well as the new face of Industry.
The year 1995, was a high growth for his Career as he had 7 films released in the year. Karan Arjun became the second-highest grossing movie of the year, whereas Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge was on the Top. This movie is also considered as the all-time Blockbuster movie by BoxOffice India. Yes Boss, Pardes, Dil Toh Pagal Hai again won him the best actor Filmfare Award. Later his movie, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai gave him a recognization as a romantic hero. He was known to be a romantic hero without even having a single kissing scene in any of his movies. He gave his first kiss scene in the movie Jab Tak Hai Jaan due to the urge of Yash Chopra Sir.
His hard work and never giving up attitude led him to a successful career winning various awards in different award functions. He is an example to youngsters as started from zero and now to the King of the Industry.
Since then, success has been at the Badshah's feet. He is one of the finest actors and the biggest superstar Bollywood has ever seen. Along with being the richest Bollywood actor and the second-richest actor in the world, he has been honored by UNESCO for his charity. Besides this, he regularly features in lists of the most influential and powerful people in the world. Like he always says, ‘Jo kuch nahi karte, wo kamaal karte hain'!
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