Buzz is that SRK is entering hospitality business through a chain of restaurants named Red Chillies. In an interview he said, “I genuinely want to cook. Imagine, if I open a chain of restaurants and stores, kitna business karunga main."
With that said, let's take a look at some of the lesser known facts about the superstar. In this picture he is seen with his kids: Aryan, Abram and Suhana.
Shahrukh wears his wedding band in his right hand. Why? Nobody knows.
SRK received honorary doctorate from Princess Anne at the Edinburgh University. In his speech Shahrukh said: ” Remember, however many times you go wrong, however many times you fall… in the words of Bob Marley ‘Everything’s gonna be alright.”
Shah Rukh was originally named Abdul Rahman by his nani. Apparently, his father changed it to Shah Rukh Khan, which is quite relevant as it means the King. his nani always wanted to have a son, she adopted SRK, later he went back to his parents.
The King of Bollywood actually wanted to be an army officer. But his mother was reluctant in sending his only son to the army. However, when he entered the entertainment industry, he did get to play his desired profession in the serial Fauji.
Shah Rukh Khan was offered a film by Harry Baweja as well as actress Esha Deol’s cousin in the initial days. As he was not keen on entering Bollywood, he let the offers pass. Later, he thought about making films rather than be in the films.
As Fate would have it, he was offered five different films in a day before he even started as an actor!
He first did playback for the song ‘Main Toh Hoon Pagal’ from ‘Baadshah’. Interestingly, Shahrukh owns four dogs and their names are Dash, Hulk, Kai and Juicy,
Shah Rukh is very particular about his diet. He absolutely says no to all the dishes that are prepared with butter. Also, he can run for 15 km without a break.
To support himself, before becoming an actor, Shah Rukh Khan used to run a restaurant in Darya Ganj. He was an usher at a Pankaj Udhas concert, and was paid Rs. 50 per day.
Shah Rukh likes to spend time alone with himself. He spends hours in his bathroom because that is the place where he does all the thinking.
His parents died before he entered movies. Shahrukh considers it a big regret that they couldn’t see what their son was to become.
He owns a villa on a man-made island on the coast of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
Shah Rukh does not like keeping a beard in real life because he and his children find it scratchy. He is a huge fan of Manchester United Football club and he and his son Aryan are major WWE wrestling fans.
On the opening of his movie, Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Shah Rukh himself sold movie tickets on the booking counter.
His personal bodyguard’s name is Yasmin Khan. When his bodyguard got married, Shahrukh gifted him a flat that is located beside his residence Mannat.
One of Shahrukh’s bodyguard was shot dead by the other in 2006.
He is the co-owner of the Indian Premier League cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders. He is also is crazy about cars, games, video games and hi-tech gadgets.
In Maya Memsaab in 1993, Shahrukh had done a nude sex scene with his female co-star Deepa Sahi.
He has an odd habit of sleeping in well-ironed pyjamas. He believes that you have no idea about whom you may encounter in your dreams, so you must always be properly dressed.
He launched his perfume “SK” with the French perfumers and Jeanne Arthes.
He manages with only 4 to 5 hours of sleep, during his busy schedule and loves watching movies alone in the darkness of his BMW car.
He owns an IPL team and now he may also be owning a chain of restaurants soon.