Shahrukh Khan is an actor, film producer and tv personality, with a net worth of $300 million(1500Crore).
Shahrukh Khan has earned his net worth through his many acting roles in hindu films, such as, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Om Shanti Om, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, and many more. He received the Padma Shri for his outstanding work in Indian films and eight Filmfare Awards for Best Actor, as well as, six other Filmfare Awards. He has become one of the most well known and successful Indian Actors today. Shahrukh Khan opened two production companies, Dreamz Unlimited and Red Chillies Entertainment. Fans, around the world, consider Khan to be one of the greatest movie stars to come along. Billions of fans follow his career through the years, and the number just seems to keep growing.
Khan also had several acting roles in television. His first was a television series called, Fauji, where he was cast as Commando Abhimanyu Rai. From there he went on to appear in Aziz Mirza’s Circus and In Which Annie Gives it Those Ones. The first Bollywood film he was ever cast in was, Deewanna, which gave him the start he needed to launch his career into full gear. After this, he starred in Darr and Baazigar, and won the Filmfare Best Actor Award for his performance. He also won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance, for his role in Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, as well as, a Filmfare Best Villian Award for his acting role in Anjaam, as a psycho and lover. Khan is also known for his producing of films, such as, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, Asoka, and Chalte Chalte. Chalte Chalte was an instant success, but Asoka and Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani weren’t quite as successful as he had hoped. He went on to produce many more successful films, some of which he starred. He has become a very popular television host, as well. He was the host of the Indian version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire, which was called, Kaun Banega Crorepti. He was also the host of Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain, the Indian version of the game show, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader. This year he is hosting the game show, Zor Ka Jhatka, the Indian version of Wipeout.
Shahrukh Khan was born in New Delhi, India, in 1965. He has one sister, Shehnaz, who is older than he. Khan went to St. Columba’s School, in Rajendra Nagar and then attended Hansraj College, and got his B.A.degree in Economics, and a Masters Degree in Mass Communication at Jaimia Millia Islamia. In 1991 he married Gauri Chibber. They have two children, a daughter named, Suhanna and a son named, Aryan.
There have been books written about this well known actor/producer and family man. Two of which are titled, “Still Reading Kahn” and “King of Bollywood: Shahrukh Khan and the seductive world of Indian Cinema.” There was also a two part documentary released in 2005, titled, “The Inner and Outer World of Shah Rukh Kahn.” It was produced by Nasreen Munni Kabir.