• Born: 2 November 1965,New Delhi, India• Residence: Mumbai, Maharastra,India• Other names: -SRK -King Khan -King Of Bollywood -The Badshah Of Bollywood• Occupation: -Actor -Producer -Television Presenter -Honor Of KKR, Red Chillies Entertainment• Years Active: 1988-Present• Spouse : Gauri Khan (1991-Present)• Children: 2
Early Life and Background His father, Taj Mohammed Khan, a Pathan, was an Indian independence activist His mother, Lateef Fatima, was the adopted daughter of Major General Shah Nawaz Khan of the Janjua Rajput clan, who served in the Indian National Army Grown up in Rajendra Nagar neighbourhood of Delhi,Khan attended St. Columbas School Graduated with a bachelors degree in economics and Masters Degree in Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia later opted out to pursue a career in Bollywood.He also attended the National School of Drama in Delhi.
Acting career and Breakthrough Khan studied acting under the mentorship of theatre director Barry John at Delhis "Theatre Action Group" (TAG) Khans first starring role was in Lekh Tandon’stelevision series Dil Dariya, but due to production delays, the 1988 television series, Fauji was his television debut Appeared in Aziz Mirzas Circus(1989) played a minor role in the made-for-television English- language film, In Which Annie Gives it Those Ones(1989) In 1990, Khan shifted base to Mumbai and received his first film offer with Hema Malinis directorial debut Dil Aashna Hai Deewana (1992), Opposite Rishi Kapoor and Divya Bharti released first and was a Hit
Achievements 14 Filmfare Awards from 30 nominations 8 Filmfare Best Actor Award wins make him the most awarded Bollywood actor , tied only with Dilip Kumar In 2005,Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri for his contributions towards Indian cinema. In 2011, the Los Angeles Times called him "the worlds biggest Movie star In 2008, Newsweek named him one of the 50 most powerful people in the world In 1997, Best Indian Citizen Award In 2005, Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in the Field of Entertainment Wax Statue at Madame Tussauds In London
As Jab Tak Hai Jaan looks to somehow trundle past 100 crores at the domestic box office, one wonders what’s wrong with Shah Rukh Khan. With constantly increasing number of screens and ticket prices, every big film is likely to achieve that. Rivals are creating new and newer records and earning audience’s love, his films seem to be failing on both counts Overseas earnings which are mostly due to a wider release as compared to other films. Being happy with overseas numbers without making any impact on the audiences back home is quite meaningless as far as somebody’s impact as a star is concerned
TOTAL RELEASES: 51 Super Hit/Blockbuster 17 Hit 6 Average 8 Flop 20 Overseas Hit from above 51 21Note: Hits include My Name Is Khan, Ra.One and Don 2 on the basis of their overallcollection and Flops don’t include his guest appearances. All flops have Shah Rukh asa lead or as an important character in a multi-starrer. There can be a disagreement on one or two films but more or less this is the picture.
The Mixed Bag (1990-2001) 1993: Yash Chopra’s Darr Baazigar where he once again played a character with negative shades,Hit 1994: Anjam and Raam Jaane ,Flop 1994:Kabhi Haa, Kabhi Na, Not a big success 1995: Karan-Arjun alongside Salman Khan, Hit 1997: Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jaayenge,Universal blockbuster 1997 : English Babu, Desi Mem and Chahat,Flop 1997: Dil Toh Pagal Hai, Pardes,Hit 1998: Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Smashing Hit followed by Flop Duplicate and Dil Se 2000: Josh, Moderately successful followed by Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, unsuccessful Yash Chopra banner for rescue and Mohabbatein released in the same year was a super duper hit.
2001: Started with flop Ashoka but it was followed by blockbuster Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham His record in this period is as follows – 2002 – Devdas (Hit), 2003 – Chalte Chalte (Hit), Kal Ho Na Ho (Hit), 2004 – Main Hoon Na (Hit), Veer Zaara (Super hit), Swades (Flop), 2005 –Paheli (Flop), 2006 – Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna (Hit), Don (Hit), 2007 – Chak De! India (Super hit), Om Shanti Om (Blockbuster), 2008 – Rab ne bana di jodi (Blockbuster). These eight years can be termed as a truly Golden phase in Shah Rukh’s career.• Hits on Overseas basis:- My Name is Khan Ra.One Don 2 Jab Tak Hai Jaan
An eye on the overseas market After DDLJ, a trend to please NRI audiences started Stories were related to people living in foreign countries or returning from these countries MNIK was aimed at making a splash internationally Ra.One also seemed to have been made with a dream of making it a popular franchise like Superman and Spiderman Don 2 was a Hollywood style action-thriller totally devoid of emotions that Indian audience cannot do without.
Make films with Indian audience in mind Change of tracks No Action films Being Adventurous Work over Image Building