(Last Updated on : 27/04/2012)
Shahrukh's, the King Khan of Bollywood had his success of the television with the serial 'Fauji
' and 'Circus.' It was during this serial that Kahn was selected for the Bollywood film 'Deewana'. His commendable acting in the multi starrer movie won him first FilmFare Award. The year 1993 proved to be very successful as both of his films Darr and Baazigaar ruled the box office charts for a considerable span of time. He even won accolades for his role in Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and Anjaam. In the year 1995 he starred in the directorial debut of Aditya Chopra
's, 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge'. The movie was a huge hit and even entered the twelfth year in the theaters of Mumbai grossing over an amount of 12 billion.
Khan is credited with delivering several of Blockbusters like, Yash Chopra
's Dil To Pagal Hai
, Subhash Ghai
's Pardes, Karan Johar
's Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
, Kabhi Khusi Kabhie Gham, Kaal Ho Na Ho
and Kabhie Alvida Na Kehna, Mohabbatein
, Mansoor Khan's Josh, Sanjay Leela Bhansali
, Yash Chopra's Veer-Zaara, Ashutosh Gowariker
, Farah Khan
's Om Shanti Om
and Main Hoon Na
and many more.
Awards and Honours of Shahrukh Khan
For his commendable performances King Khan has been awarded several awards.
1993 - Filmfare Best Debut Award for Deewana
1994 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Baazigar
1994 - Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance for Kabhi Haan Kabhi
1995 - Filmfare Best Villain Award for Anjaam
1996 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
1998 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Dil To Pagal Hai
1999 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2001 - Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance for Mohabbatein
2003 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Devdas
2005 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Swades
2008 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for Chak De India
2011 - Filmfare Best Actor Award for My Name Is Khan
2002 - Filmfare Special Award Swiss Consulate Trophy
2004 - Filmfare Power Award
2005 - Filmfare Power Award
Star Screen Awards
1996: Star Screen Award Best Actor for Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
2002: Star Screen Award Jodi No. 1 for Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
2003: Star Screen Award Best Actor for Devdas (along with Ajay Devgan) for Company
2003: Star Screen Award Jodi No. 1 (along with Aishwarya Rai) for Devdas
2005: Star Screen Award Best Actor for Veer-Zaara
2005: Star Screen Award Jodi No. 1 (along with Preity Zinta) for Veer-Zaara
2007: Star Screen Award Jodi No. 1 for Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
2008: Star Screen Award Best Actor for Chak De India
2008: Star Screen Award Jodi No. 1 for Om Shanti Om
2010: Star Screen Award Best Jodi of Decade
2011: Star Screen Award Best Actor Popular Choice (Male) for My Name Is Khan
Zee Cine Awards
1998: Zee Cine Award Best Actor- Male for Dil To Pagal Hai
1999: Zee Cine Award Best Actor- Male for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2003: Zee Cine Award Best Actor- Male for Devdas
2004: Zee Cine Award Superstar of the Year- Male for Kal Ho Naa Ho
2005: Zee Cine Award Best Actor- Male for Veer-Zaara
2007: Fun Cinema Entertainer of the year for Don - The Chase Begins Again
2008 : Zee Cine Award Best Actor- Male for Chak De! India
2008: Zee Cine Award Icon Award
2011: Zee Cine Award Best Actor- Male for My Name Is Khan
2004 British Asian Guild Award for Best Actor of the Decade
2004 11th Lions Gold Award for Excellence in his Field
2007 V Shantaram Award for Best Actor for Chak De India
SRK awarded "My Amazing Actor" Award by Pogo channel
Ten Rupa Cinegoers Awards
Six Sansui Viewers Choice Movie Awards
Two AFJA Awards
One Aashirwad Award
One Disney Kids Channel Award
One MTV Immies Indian Music Excellence Awards
MTV Youth Icon of the Year for 2005
One Sports World Film Award
One Sahara One Sangeet Award - Best Actor Singer "Apun Bola" Josh - 2005
2007: HT Caf‚ Film Awards Best Actor Award for Chak De India.
2007 CNBC-TV18's Entertainment Business Leader Award
Sexiest Man in Asia (Jade Magazine, October 2001)
Sexiest Asian Man (Eastern Eye, October 2007)
2008 IDEA ITA Best Anchor/Show Host
2008 Annual Central European Bollywood Award for Chak De India (Best Actor)
1st Global Indian and television honors Best Actor for My Name Is Khan
2002 - Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in the Field of Entertainment
2005 - Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian award from the Government of India
2009 - Among the 10 recipients of the IIFA-FICCI Frames Awards for the
"Most Powerful Entertainer of the Decade"
2010- Global Entertainment and Media personality Award at FICCI Frames
2010 Excellence awards.
In 2004 TIME magazine selected him as one of 20 "Asian Heroes" under the age of 40
2004 British Asian Guild Award for Best Actor of the Decade
He was featured on the cover of the Asian edition of the National Geographic magazine dated February 2005
He was awarded the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Order of the Arts and Literature) by the French government for his "exceptional career" in 2007
He was declared the "Sexiest Man in Asia" by Jade magazine in October 2001.
In 2003, a rare species of orchid, Ascocenda Shahrukh Khan, was named after him in Singapore.
He was declared the "Sexiest Asian Man" by Eastern Eye in October 2007.
In October 2008 he was conferred the Darjah Mulia Seri Melaka, which carries the honorific Datuk, by the Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Mohd Khalil Yaakob, head of state of Malacca in Malaysia, for "promoting tourism in Malacca" by filming One 2 Ka 4 there in 2001.
His life-like wax statue was installed in London's Madame Tussauds wax museum in 2007. Additional versions were installed at Madame Tussauds museums in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and New York in 2010.
Another of his life-like wax statues was displayed in Gr‚vin museum in Paris in 2007, along with that of Gandhi, the only other Indian to receive a similar honor.
In 2008, Newsweek named him one of the 50 most powerful people in the world, ranking him at number 41
In 2009, he was invited to present the motion picture Slumdog Millionaire at the 66th Golden Globe Awards. No Indian actor had previously been invited to present at the Golden Globe Awards.
In 2009, Great Britain's University of Bedfordshire awarded him an honorary doctorate in arts and culture
In 2009, he was given a Black Belt Honorary in taekwondo by the South Korean government
In 2009, he was declared amongst the 500 most influential Muslims worldwide by Georgetown University
TIME magazine's 2010 TIME 100 Poll ranked him as the 13th most influential person in the world
In September 2010, he was recognized as an icon of religious unity by experts from around the world at a conference at Vienna University
In 2010, Entertainment Weekly states in their Most Powerful List that Khan is the megastar of Bollywood.