Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, popularly known as the ‘King of Romance’ in Bollywood, is celebrating his 53rd birthday today. SRK is popular among the masses for his roles in films like ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’, ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ and ‘Dil To Pagal Hai’ among others.
SRK entered into the industry by appearing in a TV show ‘Fauji’ in late 1980s, he then made his big screen debut with 1992 hit film ‘Deewana’. He then gained popularity for his villainous roles in movies like ‘Darr’, ‘Baazigar’ and ‘Anjaam’ till 1994.
A year later, Aditya Chopra’s romantic drama film ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’ changed the image of SRK and people started looking at him as a romantic hero. The film went on to broke all the records at the box-office.
Then films like, ‘Dil To Pagal Hai’ (1997), ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ (1998), ‘Mohabbatein’ (2000) and ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham’ (2001) earned him the tag of ‘King of Romance’.
Besides, he is one of the few actors in the Hindi film industry who did experiment with his roles in films like ‘Raees’, ‘RaOne’ among others. Sometimes his experiments and sometimes he faced criticism for his appearance in films like “Dilwale” and “Jab Harry Met Sejal”, but that hasn’t deterred the actor from trying something new.
Currently, SRK is gearing for portraying a vertically challenged man in ‘Zero’ and an astronaut in the Rakesh Sharma biopic.
It has been more than 25 years since SRK is a part of this industry. With each of his projects, his fans expect something new from him and he always tried to deliver his 100 percent with each and every project.
He is unstoppable.
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We wish the superstar a very happy birthday!