Dhaka, Dec 12 : Bollywood badshah Shah Rukh Khan enthralled a packed show in Dhaka, dancing to his hit numbers and also spoke snatches of Bangla. But the superstar did not campaign to make the Sundarbans mangrove forests one of the seven natural wonders of the world as the organisers claimed he would.
At the show, titled 'King Khan Live in Dhaka', the over 25,000-strong audience comprising mostly youngsters kept up a chant of "Shah Rukh", "Shah Rukh".
New Delhi, Dec 10 : The second season of popular musical show "Ishaan", produced by Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies, returns with a new storyline. It will go on air Sunday on Disney Channel.
"I am delighted to see how popular our show 'Ishaan' has grown to be with kids and families. My family and I have always enjoyed the wonderful stories and characters that Disney has created over the years," Shah Rukh said in a statement.
Mumbai, Nov 26 : The Shiv Sena Friday attacked Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan for agreeing to perform at a function for Pakistani TV channel on the second anniversary of the 26/11 terror strike. However, the actor's office said there was no truth in the allegation and that he was in Berlin shooting for "Don 2".
Dhaka, Nov 26 : Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukherjee, Arjun Rampal and Isha Koppikar will perform here Dec 10 to campaign for the world's largest mangrove Sundarbans as one of the seven wonders of the world.
Port-of-Spain, Nov 20 : Shah Rukh Khan starrer "Dulha Mil Gaya", which was Trinidad and Tobago's historic entry into the Bollywood movie arena, is one of the top films being shown in Port-of-Spain and Chaguanas as part of the first Indian film festival in the country.
Berlin, Oct 22 : Indian Bollywood hero Shah Rukh Khan, who is filming his latest action movie Don 2 in Berlin, predicted Friday that the film's success would encourage millions of Indians to visit the German capital.
"You will have problems getting rid of all the Indians again," Khan joked at a press conference.
New Delhi, Sep 11 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan lost so much weight sweating in the body-hugging suit he was supposed to wear for the superhero film "Ra One" that his wedding ring slipped from his finger.
"Need to feed my face more than I have been. Today my wedding ring nearly slipped and fell through... ha ha," Shah Rukh posted on his Twitter page.
King Khan's suit in the film is made of silicon and rubber.
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Mumbai, Sep 10 : When Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan expressed his concern over Shah Rukh Khan's health, the actor was quick to call him to acknowledge his concern.
Amitabh had tweeted on Shah Rukh's account: "ShahRukh... you were sounding fine... but you need to sound better... look after yourself."
After that Shah Rukh called the 67-year-old to reply to the online message.
Mumbai, Aug 27 : Bollywood couple Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan are promoting a home furnishing brand in Mumbai.
Celebrity couple shared light moment while promoting D''Décor, a home furnishing brand.
D'décor is the world''s third largest furnishing company.
Reacting to a question on his association with the Commonwealth Games, Khan said he has not been asked to promote the event.
New Delhi, Aug 21 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan can face 10 cameras at a time without feeling conscious, but says he is extremely nervous about a shoot with wife Gauri for a furniture brand.
New Delhi, July 26 - Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan seem to have patched up as the two were spotted dining together in London.
The duo were seen flashing hashi's (Japanese chopsticks) Friday at the Hakkasan Restaurant in London over Sushi and Sashimi. Shah Rukh's wife Gauri and his filmmmaker friend Karan Johar were also present there.
New Delhi, June 2 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan dotes on his two children - Aryan and Suhana - and says playing a perfect father to them is the best role he has ever got in real life.
"Being a parent is the greatest joy for me and playing the perfect father is the best role ever! Whilst I am the actor-entertainer, it’s definitely my children who offer unconditional love and bring entertainment and joy to my life," Shah Rukh said in a statement.
New Delhi, May 29 : Bollywood actors Aishwarya Rai and Shah Rukh Khan will not be seen together in Yash Raj Films (YRF) next project, a spokesperson from the production house said Saturday.
"Despite our categorical denial of this baseless rumour, the tabloid continued to publish this with an ambiguous quote from a person at YRF. It is totally baseless and not true," said an official statement from YRF.
Mumbai, May 25 - Shah Rukh Khan is known for his professionalism and the superstar proved his commitment to work recently when he went to shoot for a toothpaste ad despite having fever.
Shah Rukh, the new brand ambassador of Pepsodent toothpaste, had to shoot for its latest ad campaign "Pappu and Pappa" at Filmcity for three days.
Gurgaon, May 19 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan Wednesday said that it was always a "nice feeling" to be back in Delhi and that he got a massive response here compared to other cities.
People of varied age groups patiently waited to get a glimpse of the superstar who looked lean and mean in his black suit and well-gelled spiked hair which complemented well with his aviator sunglasses.
New Delhi, May 19 : After endorsing brands like Hyundai Santro, Linc pens, Navratna Oil and Tag Heuer, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will now endorse Pepsodent toothpaste.
In the ad campaign titled "Papa & Pappu (P&P)", Shah Rukh will be seen playing a doting father, while child artist Keval will play his son Pappu.
New Delhi, May 5 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is known for pampering his two children. And now, he is set to enthral children across the country with a new musical drama that he is producing for Disney Channel.
The show is titled "Ishaan" and it's based on an inspirational journey of a young boy who finds friends and a sense of belonging through music.
New Delhi, April 27 : Bollywood presenter-turned-director Sajid Khan doesn't deny his dream project is to get Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar together in the lead for a film but only when he has the right script.
"The day I have a script that can carry both Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan (in the lead), I'll come out with it. Both are superstars and who wouldn't like to work with both of them in their film," said Sajid.
New Delhi, April 24 : From Bollywood actors like Shah Rukh Khan and Anupam Kher to cricketers like Shane Warne and Yuvraj Singh - birthday wishes for Sachin Tendulkar poured in from all quarters Saturday on popular social networking site Twitter.
"Happy birthday Sachin. Hope your fingers heal soon," tweeted Shah Rukh early Saturday.
New Delhi, April 19 : To take it as a "compliment or not" that is the question on Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's mind, who was mistaken as Shah Rukh Khan at the Kuala Lampur International Airport (KLIA).
Big B, as he is fondly called by his fans, was on his way back to Mumbai from Malaysia after a conference where an officer mistook him for Shah Rukh.
Los Angeles, April 16 : The director's cut of Shah Rukh Khan starrer "My Name Is Khan" (MNIK) will be screened at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) April 20-25. Dilip Mehta's "Cooking With Stella" will open the fest.
Directed by Karan Johar, MNIK will be released in the US by Fox Searchlight Pictures May 7. In the film, Shah Rukh has teamed up with Kajol.
New Delhi, April 6: "Doesn't anyone take a joke anymore," asks Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan after his statement of dancing naked if his team Kolkata Knight Riders wins the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) was blown out of proportion by media.
"Read in some paper that I can be taken to court for my dancing in the buff statement at IPL. When will people develop a sense of humour," the actor posted on his Twitter page.
New Delhi, April 2 : Shah Rukh Khan starrer "Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi" won the Grand Prix of Peace award and a cash prize at the Okinawa International Film Festival.
The audience voted for the winner in the festival that took place in Okinanwa, Japan March 20-28.
New Delhi, March 22 : Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who flaunted six-pack abs in blockbuster "Om Shanti Om" but couldn't maintain them later, is doling out fitness tips to youngsters through micro-blogging site Twitter.
"Six-pack more to do with diet than exercise alone. You need to be very disciplined. (Do it for) 30 to 40 days... they will start to show," Shah Rukh posted on his Twitter page Monday.
Mumbai, March 18 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was presented the Global Entertainment and Media Personality award at the FICCI Frames 2010 Excellence Awards here Thursday.
"Thank you so much to FICCI for bestowing this award on me, and the job that you guys are doing is absolutely outstanding," said Shah Rukh after receiving the award.
The Global Icon of the Year award was presented to Oscar winning music director A. R. Rehman.
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