Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan celebrates his 50th birthday today (November 2, 2015) with fans at outside Mannat in Mumbai.
With no support behind him and no godfather in the film industry- Shah Rukh Khan has become the Badshah of Bollywood. Past 23 years, Shah Rukh has earned many fans and followers across the globe. This Super Star turned 50 today. Let us travel into Shah Rukh’s past to present.
Shah Rukh Khan was born on 2nd of November 1965 in New Delhi. His interest towards acting made appear in many T.V. shows, “Circus” is his first T.V series. He made his film debut with “Deewana” in 1992. Later on, he did the anti roles and gained the name in films like Darr and Baazigar. He then rose to prominence after starring in a series of romantic films, including Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham.
His blockbuster film DDLJ has recently completed its 20 years of release. Surprisingly in this film Kajol paired him and once again these two will be seen in Rohit Shetty’s “Dilwale.”
Shah Rukh has many hits, super hits and blockbusters in 23 years of career. He is termed as “Baadshah of Bollywood,” “King of Bollywood” and “King Khan.”
His success graph in films is so high that many of his co-stars don’t have such success rate. Sometimes the graph got low but many times the graph was high. Shah Rukh, who acted in many peculiar films, also turned himself as a producer and made few different films. Some didn’t fetch good money while some did. He who didn’t restricted himself of doing commercial films also did films like Devdas, Chak De India, Swades and many more.
Many of Shah Rukh Khan’s films collected more than 100cr and even went on to collect much more. With heavy competition surrounding him, Shah Rukh slowly started making films that were purely commercial. Such films turned out to become disasters and left him in an unsatisfied state. At this time, he made “Chennai Express.” Though this film too was a complete commercial film, it also became a fortune turner at the box-office for this King. Chennai Express starring Deepika Padukone, stood as one of the highest collectors in Indian Cinema.
Since Shah Rukh’s films are made on a huge scale, his films quantity started decreasing. In 2011 film like Ra One and Don-2 got released, later on only one movie got released each year. Rohit Shetty directorial “Dilwale” will be releasing on the 18th of December 2015. Next year Shah Rukh has two releases; one is “Fan” while the other is “Raees.”
Shah Rukh Khan got married to his love interest Gauri Khan, married her in the year 1991. These two couples are blessed with son Aryan and daughter Suhana. In 2013, they became a part of a third child named AbRam, who was born through a surrogate mother. In 2005, the Indian Government awarded him with Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award from the Government of India.
With 23 years of acting career, Shah Rukh Khan was seen in more than 80 films. With Dilwale releasing this year and “Raees,” “Fan” in the coming year, will Shah Rukh once again satisfy his fans shall be seen?
Chitramala wishes Shah Rukh Khan many more happy returns.
Watch Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming film FAN teaser here: