Well, years may be catching up with him, but his fandom is only getting bigger and crazier by the day. He admits being flawed, witty, a loving friend, a protective father, a gooey romantic, even superstitious. All these real qualities make him very humane and relatable to us.
Here are a list of shocking and lesser known facts about the Badshah of Bollywood.
- He owns property on the moon!
Well, this one made us all go WTF too! he sure knows how to do real estate with style. SRK has a die hard fan who lives in Australia who buys him property on the moon every year! Now we know that, if we’re ever befallen with an apocalypse, where SRK is going to be at.
2. He’s believes in Numerology
Yes that’s true, just like us, Shah Rukh Khan is a tad bit superstitious and has the number 555 on all his cars.
3. He is a knight!
A knight in shining armour? That’s King Khan for us. He was given an equivalent status to Knighthood in Malaysia.
4. He hates ice-cream
Yeah, we were taken aback too, but the Badshah of Bollywood, hates ice-cream and also refrains from eating most desserts.
5. He is wealthier than most Hollywood actors
He has been named among the top five richest actors in the world multiple times, which means he is richer than actors like Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks, Clint Eastwood and Adam Sandler.
6. He’s also been a co -producer
He co-produced 14 movies, including Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000), Mai Hoon Na (2004), Om Shanti Om (2007), Ra.One (2011) and Chennai Express (2013).
7. An Award Galore
He has had 226 nominations across popular Bollywood awards, and has won 207 of them. He won the best actor award 29 times.
8. Anything for Aditya Chopra
He agreed to act in Aditya Chopra’s debut film, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jaenge (1995), without even looking at the script, and it turned out to be the biggest hit of his career.
9. Crisp White Pyjamas
He makes sure his sleeping pyjamas are freshly-ironed every night because he believes that “one never knows who one may meet in dreams.”
10. An evergreen jodi
Actor Juhi Chawla is not only a partner of his production house, but also a co-star with whom he has acted in the maximum number of films. They’ve appeared in 11 films, including Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman (1992), Darr (1993), Yes Boss (1997), Duplicate (1998), Bhoothnath (2008) etc.