Shah Rukh Khan

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Overview: Biography, Net Worth Earnings and Movies of Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan’s rise from humble beginnings to superstardom epitomizes the Indian dream. Born in 1965 to middle class parents in Delhi, SRK lost his father early on and faced hardships in his youth. However, he soon moved to Mumbai with big dreams of entering the prolific Indian film industry, driven to support his family after his father’s death. After minor roles in the late 80s and early 90s, he had his major breakthrough by portraying morally ambiguous leads in hits like ‘Darr,’ ‘Baazigar‘ and ‘Anjaam‘ – earning the title “King of Bollywood.”

This catapulted SRK into stardom, but it was his romantic hero Raj in the epic romance ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge‘ (1995) that cemented his position as Indian cinema’s most beloved star and global phenomenon for decades to come. As the nation’s most prominent actor of his generation, Shah Rukh Khan has enjoyed unrivaled dominance spanning over 80 films across diverse genres – from playing an anti-hero to the ‘King of Romance‘ to taking risks with negative roles.

With his innate charm, signature wit and accessible on-screen persona, SRK has enthralled audiences globally for over 30 years. He continues to reinvent himself, displaying remarkable longevity through each decade of his career. Shah Rukh Khan transcends labels as a consummate actor, undisputed king of Bollywood and cultural icon who ushered in a new era of the romantic hero.

Off-screen, SRK is an entrepreneur and philanthropist. A self-made superstar who overcame loss and hardship, his life is a model of resilience. Shah Rukh Khan has truly embedded himself into India’s cultural fabric.

BornNovember 2, 1965
Birthplace New Delhi, India
BirthnameShāhrukh Khan
NicknameSRK, King Khan, Badshah of Bollywood
Height5’ 8
SpouseGauri Khan
ChildrenAryan Khan, Suhana Khan, AbRam Khan
Parents Mir Taj Mohammed Khan(Father)
Lateef Fatima Khan(Mother)

Shah Rukh Khan’s Net Worth and Earnings

As one of Bollywood’s most successful leading men, Shah Rukh Khan has amassed phenomenal financial success befitting his King Khan moniker. From his early days as a budding TV actor to becoming the face of Indian cinema with blockbuster hits like DDLJ, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, and Om Shanti Om, SRK’s charismatic on-screen presence has translated into massive box-office wealth. Shah Rukh Khan’s net worth estimated is $760 million.

Shah Rukh Khan’s Earnings from Movies

MovieYearEarnings
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge1995$25 million
Army1996$10 million
Yes Boss1997$15 million
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai1998$30 million
Baadshah1999$20 million
Mohabbatein2000$27 million
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham2001$35 million
Devdas2002$23 million
Kal Ho Naa Ho2003$19 million
Veer-Zaara2004$30 million
Paheli2005$10 million
Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna2006$25 million
Chak De! India2007$30 million
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi2008$40 million
My Name is Khan2009$45 million
My Name is Khan2010$45 million
Ra.One2011$35 million
Jab Tak Hai Jaan2012$30 million
Chennai Express2013$65 million
Happy New Year2014$50 million
Dilwale2015$40 million

Awards won by Shah Rukh Khan

AwardyearWork
Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut1992Deewana
Filmfare Award for Best Actor1993Baazigar
Filmfare Award for Best Actor1995Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Padma Shri2005Contribution to Indian Cinema
Ordre des Arts et des Lettres2007Contribution to Films
UNESCO Pyramide con Marni2011Charitable Work