Shah Rukh Khan is celebrating his 45th birthjday today. He is the top 3 Khans of Bollywood along with Aamir and Salman. He is presently shooting for Farhan Akhtar’s Don 2 and his home production Ra.One. He began his career appearing in several television serials in the late 1980s. He made his film debut in Deewana (1992).
SRK’s films Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Chak De India (2007), Om Shanti Om (2007) and Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008) remain some of Bollywood’s biggest hits, while films like Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Veer-Zaara (2004), Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006) and My Name Is Khan (2010) have been top-grossing Indian productions in the overseas markets.
SRK founded two production companies, Dreamz Unlimited and Red Chillies Entertainment. He has won thirteen Filmfare Awards for his work in Indian films. In 2005, the Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri for his contributions towards Indian Cinema.