Mumbai, Nov 2: The fandom outside Shah Rukh Khan's house Mannat here on his 53rd birthday on Friday was reminiscent of a scene straight out of his movie "Fan". The superstar, from atop his bungalow, acknowledged a sea of people, some of whom flaunted "Happy Birthday" posters and t-shirts with their idol's face printed on it.Shah Rukh greeted his fans post midnight, waved out to them and blew kisses as they hooted and cheered for the star, who has been entertaining Bollywood lovers for the past over 25 years. Fans captured Shah Rukh on their phone cameras.
Expressing gratitude, the actor tweeted: "Fed cake to wife... Met my family of fans outside Mannat... Now playing Mono Deal with my lil girl gang! Having a Happy Birthday. Thank you all...for this amazing love."
On his birthday, Shah Rukh has another treat for his fans -- the trailer of his forthcoming entertainer "Zero". He started the day with a new poster of the film.His industry friends sent out good wishes for his special day."Zero" director Aanand L. Rai was amongst the first to wish him.
Shah Rukh, who has played the romantic hero, the villain and many diverse roles, has been one to love technology. On his birthday, he made a debut on Snapchat, as one of the newest Official Stories on the popular photo-messaging app.Snapchat has introduced a unique Filter for diehard SRK fans."Every year on the superstar's' birthday, thousands of fans gather outside Mannat to get a glimpse of the star. Inspired by this tradition, Snap has developed a custom illustration of Shah Rukh Khan in his traditional pose, waving to his fans, which Snapchatters can overlay on their Snaps," read a statement.It's the first-ever Bollywood star-inspired filter for Snapchatters.IANS
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