Shahrukh Khan is known as one of the top Bollywood actors of his time. Born in 1965 in New Delhi, India, Khan started his way to stardom when he starred in the Bollywood box office 1992 hit Deewana. Since then, this star actor has been in over 70 films and has come to be known as the “King of Bollywood” as well as the “King of Romance”. Also of interest, the actor’s first name “Shahrukh” actually means “face of the king”.
Besides being in films, Khan has hosted the Indian game show Kaun Banega Crorepati as well as the game show Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain? He has also performed in many successful concerts and world tours and is partial owner of the cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders.
Want to get to know this actor a little better?
Here are some quotes from Shahrukh Khan:
“Stand by what you believe in. People who mind won’t matter and people who matter won’t mind it.”
“I’m like a Rolls Royce which can run without an engine,just on reputation.”
“I’m not intellectual, im just a frivolous geek.”
“I am very shy. If I am flying British Airways and the airhostess asks me two questions, and I don’t understand her accent – I will go hungry for the entire flight.”
“You never win the silver, you only lose the gold.”
“ I`d rather sink trying to be different, than stay afloat like everyone else.”
Want even more? Khan is on twitter! Here are his latest tweets: