Bollywood Baadshah Shah Rukh Khan who recently conferred with top French civilian award — ‘Knight of the Legion of Honour’ will be honored with an Entertainer of Indian Cinema award on Saturday at the 8th Annual Vijay Awards.
A member of the organizing committee told the reports that, “We have constituted a new award called ‘Entertainer of Indian Cinema’, which will be given to Shah Rukh Khan this year. This will be the second time in a row that he will be attending our award ceremony”.
Last year SRK received the Chevalier Shivaji Ganeshan award at the same event.
King Khan’s presence last year drew a lot of attention from the general public.
This year, ace Tamil filmmaker S Shankar will receive the Chevalier Shivaji Ganeshan award. The event will have performances by some of its top stars such as ShrutiHaasan, HansikaMotwani, VaaniKapoor and Lakshmi Rai.