Shah Rukh Khan, often referred to as “King Khan” or “SRK,” is one of the most famous and influential actors in Indian cinema. Born on November 2, 1965, in New Delhi, India, he grew up in a middle-class Muslim family.
Khan’s father, Taj Mohammed Khan, was a freedom fighter and his mother, Lateef Fatima Khan, was a magistrate. He attended St. Columba’s School, a prestigious institution in Delhi, before studying economics at Hansraj College. Khan then went on to pursue a Masters in Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia University in Delhi.
Although he had no prior acting experience, Khan pursued his passion for performing and joined the Barry John Acting Studio in Delhi. He then moved to Mumbai (formerly known as Bombay) to pursue a career in acting.
Khan’s breakthrough came in 1992 with his leading role in the film “Deewana,” which earned him the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He quickly became one of the most sought-after actors in Bollywood and has since appeared in over 80 films, earning numerous awards and accolades for his performances.
Today, Khan is not only an actor but also a producer, television host, and philanthropist. He has been honored with numerous awards for his contributions to Indian cinema and is widely regarded as one of the greatest actors in the history of Bollywood.
Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.
Don’t become a philosopher before you become rich.
I have no strategy, I just go with my heart.
The only thing that will stop you from fulfilling your dreams is you.
The dream I chased, took me on a journey. A journey more rewarding than the goals.
I don’t teach my children what is Hindu and what is Muslim.
I don’t want the status of my stardom to overshadow the sanctity of my character.
I don’t think any actor in the world is capable of doing anything and everything.
I’m like a Rolls Royce which can run without an engine, just on reputation.
I truly believe my job is to make sure people smile.
I am a dreamer and I am a believer. That is what makes me an achiever.
I have no interest in making money. My goal is to make movies that entertain people and touch their hearts.
I love being recognized, I love being on television, I love being loved.
I’m not an actor, I’m a performer.
I’m a modern guy, but I’m quite traditional in many senses.
It’s good to be known for your work, but it’s even better to be known for your kindness and compassion.
I’m a big believer in the power of hard work.
I’m not a feminist, I’m an actor who happens to be a woman.
I’m a shy person, and I’m more comfortable backstage than I am onstage.
I believe love can happen at any age.
I don’t believe in being complacent.
I don’t have any regrets, except that I wasn’t able to spend more time with my parents.
I don’t like to be too calculated about things.
I don’t think any kind of censorship is good.
I don’t want to be a superstar; I want to be an actor.”
I feel that I’m very lucky. I’ve achieved a lot in my life.
I have been very lucky to have the opportunities that I have had.
I have no personal life. I’m like a monk.
I hope my fans remember me as a good human being.
I like people who don’t get swayed by their emotions.
I love making movies, but I love more making happy faces.
I think the film industry is a great industry to work in.
I’m just trying to be the best version of myself that I can be.
I’m not someone who believes in God, but I believe in karma.
I’m very proud of being an Indian, but I’m not a narrow-minded patriot.
In life, there are moments when you fall down, but you pick yourself up and dust yourself off.
It’s important to be able to laugh at yourself and to be able to take criticism.
It’s not necessary that the world will accept your creativity, but don’t give up on it.
My biggest achievement is that after years of hard work, people still love me.
My children are my world.
My dreams are my own, and I won’t let anyone take them away from me.
My greatest fear is not being able to fulfill people’s expectations of me.