New Delhi, Nov 1: Shah Rukh Khan will turn 53 year old tomorrow and the actor has several plans in the pipeline to make it a memorable day. Shah Rukh Khan is popularly known as SRK and has already carved a niche as an actor, producer, and television personality.
Shah Rukh is quite popular by the name of "Badshah of Bollywood", "King of Bollywood", "King Khan" in Bollywood. SRK has already appeared in more than 80 Bollywood films so far and earned many accolades that may incldue 14 Filmfare Awards. The actor has a big fan following in Asia and among the Indian diaspora worldwide. In terms of audience size and income, he has been described as one of the most successful film stars in the world.SRK started his career with appearances in several television series in the late 1980s. He made his Bollywood debut in 1992 with Deewana. Early in his career, Khan was recognised for portraying villainous roles in the films Darr (1993), Baazigar (1993) and Anjaam (1994). He then rose to prominence after starring in a series of romantic films, including Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Dil To Pagal Hai (1997), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Mohabbatein (2000) and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... (2001).
He earned critical acclaim for his portrayal of an alcoholic in Devdas (2002), a NASA scientist in Swades (2004), a hockey coach in Chak De! India (2007) and a man with Asperger syndrome in My Name Is Khan (2010). His highest-grossing films include the romantic comedy Chennai Express (2013), the heist comedy Happy New Year (2014), the action film Dilwale (2015), and the crime film Raees (2017).
Many of his films display themes of Indian national identity and connections with diaspora communities, or gender, racial, social and religious differences and grievances. For his contributions to film, the India government honoured him with the Padma Shri, and France government awarded him both the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Légion d'honneur.
Shah Rukh's had earnings of around $33 million, up from $26 million in 2015, Forbes said. Let's take a look at some of his biggest hits as we wish him in advance a very happy 53rd birthday:
* Chennai Express * Happy New Year * Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge * Happy New Year * Ra One * Chak De India * Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi * Don 2 * My Name is Khan * Darr