Who is Shah Rukh Khan and what is his net worth 2018? If any superstar adorns the robe of stardom without any glitch, he is none other than King Khan of Bollywood. Shah Rukh Khan (popularly known as SRK) was born in New Delhi, India. He is a popular Indian film actor, producer, and television personality, and is also referred as The King of Romance.
Shah Rukh Khan was a middle-class Delhi boy who was born to Mir Taj Muhammad Khan and Lateef Fatima on 2 November 1965. When Shah Rukh was young, his grandmother adopted him. Shah Rukh’s actual name is Abdul Rahman. His grandmother gave this name. He stayed with his grandmother during his childhood. Later, he moved back to stay with his parents and then his father named him Shah Rukh Khan. Now, the world population is well-versed with this name.
Shah Rukh Khan was 18 when he met Gauri at a high school party in Delhi. Though, they were not in contact when Gauri moved to Mumbai for her further studies. That’s when the actor decided to find his love. Eventually, they got married in the early 1990’s.
King Khan studied at St Columba’s School. He was an all-rounder and also won the prestigious ‘Sword of Honor’. He actively participated in various sports. He was the captain of his football, hockey, and cricket team.
Shah Rukh earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Hans Raj College in New Delhi in 1988. Further, he went to pursue Masters in mass communication from Jamia Milia Islamia where he decided that he would take up acting as a career. Before venturing into movies, the actor had appeared in his first television series, Fauji and later, Dil Dariya. He later appeared in another television series Circus, in the year 1989.
Shah Rukh Khan Net Worth
When we analyze the fan following and net worth, Shah Rukh Khan is one of the most successful celebrities in the world. He is the highest paid Indian actor in the world. Shah rukh started his career in television series but soon rose to popularity and power with his back to back splendid appearances in Bollywood movies.
Shahrukh Khan has a net worth of $630 million. He is the most richest actor in the history of Bollywood. His major source of income is acting. Moreover, he also earns through leading Indian brands endorsements. The actor is also the co-owner of the production company Red Chilies Entertainment. He is best described as the finest actor and producer in the Indian cinema.
Shahrukh Khan loves to spend his life lavishly, which can easily be noticed by his luxurious bungalow, high-end cars and other possessions. The actor owns a big bungalow Mannat which is located at Bandra, Mumbai. Further, he also owns Signature Villa at Palm Jumeirah in Dubai.
That’s not all! Shahrukh is also fond of luxury cars. The list of cars includes BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Rolls Royce, Bugatti Veyron and many others.
Apart from being the King of Bollywood, the actor is also the co-owner of VFX Design production house named Red Chilies Entertainment. Red Chilies Entertainment was launched in 2002. Shahrukh’s wife Gauri holds shares in the company.
Apart from casting a spell in the Indian cinema industry, Shah Rukh is also the proud owner of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), a participating team in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He earned huge profits when the team lifted its first victory cup in the year 2012.
Shah Rukh Khan has always been curious about various business entrepreneurs. He never sits idle and keeps doing research every now and then.
Shah Rukh Khan has taken a giant leap from narrow lanes of Old Delhi to the magnificent bungalow on the seashore. He started from scratch and now rules the Indian cinema industry. Hats off to the level of patience and continuous efforts that the actor has really put in his work!
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