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Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit at AAA press conference

Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit visited Dubai on Saturday to attend a press conference ahead of their Access All Areas concert at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday. Yo Yo Honey Singh who was dressed in a kandoura was also present at the conference.Access All Areas is a star-studded global concert tour featuring performances by SRK, Madhuri, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Deepika Padukone and Jaqueline Fernandes.Source: http://www.pinkvilla.com/entertainmenttags/shah-rukh-khan/shah-rukh-khan-madhuri-dixit-aaa-press-conference

Bollywood stars promise the concert of a lifetime

Shahrukh even congratulated the UAE for winning the rights to host Expo 2020 as he lauded the 'marvellous' achievement. 

Bollywood's biggest stars are promising the concert of a lifetime for Dubai residents with a galaxy of stars descending on the city to perform at the 'Access All-Areas' concert, tonight. Shahrukh Khan will lead the power-packed performances with Madhuri Dixit, Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez and Yo Yo Honey Singh expected to join the act.YO YO Honey Singh, Sharukh Khan, and Madhuri Dixit address the media at the Oberoi Hotel, Dubai, on Saturday. —KT photo by Rahul Gajjar Promising a night to remember, Shahrukh Khan was at his usual best during a press conference hosted on Saturday afternoon. "You never get a better audience than you get in Dubai. Post midnight, it will be the UAE National Day and we will definitely celebrate it," said Shahrukh. Admitting he was an ardent fan of Madhuri's dancing skills, Shahrukh s…

Shah Rukh Khan sheds some light on the mysteries behind Scorpions and Scorpios

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I looked up Scorpios on the net and found that they are the cars Rohit Shetty gleefully sends flying into the air. On further research I arrived at Scorpio the sun sign. I found that being a Scorpio implies the following list of qualities: determination, fearlessness, sensuality, poise, loyalty, ambition, intuitiveness, a jealous and controlling nature, secretiveness, resentfulness, ruthlessness and a tendency towards mystery!Much as I would like to pontificate on all these wonderful (or not so wonderful) traits, I (as a true blooded Scorpio) am supposed to possess, I think 'mystery' is the one that lends itself most to fifteen hundred words on a good November morning.As a kid, I was an observer of people. I remember observing that a legendary uncle of mine would assume a morose, pondering posture now and then and stare deeply into the universe as if it held a great secret only he could decipher. "Interesting," I thought, "it gives him an air of mystery, I wou…

Shah Rukh Khan says 'father was his favourite romantic hero'

Shah Rukh Khan has confessed that his father has always been his favourite romantic hero.The 48-year-old actor explained in detail the love story of his parents, when his father was 29 years old and had met his mother literally in an accident.Once his father came across a terrible accident, where a car had crashed into one of the pillars around India Gate and had overturned, trapping the passengers inside, which included his mother, along with her sisters and father, Andpersand Magazine reported.His father and his cousin turned the car over and pulled out the passengers, out of which his mother was the most severely injured and due to excessive loss of blood needed a transfusion and as faith had it, his father's blood matched hers and he literally saved her life.Unfortunately his mother had temporarily lost memory of her past six months and on his grandfather's request, everyday since then his father would look after his mother and eventually fell in love with him.When his gra…

Shah Rukh Khan thanks Kajol as 'Baazigar' completes 20 years

​​ ​ Superstar Shah Rukh Khan became nostalgic to realise that 1993 film 'Baazigar', which was his breakout role, is two decade old. The 48-year-old actor, who experimented with an anti-hero role in the film opposite Kajol and Shilpa Shetty, took to Twitter to express his gratitude to the director Abbas-Mustan and his co-stars including veteran actress Raakhee. "And yes 20 years of Baazigar. Thanks Abbas Mastan, Kajol Shilpa and Rakhiji," Khan tweeted. He also wrote the famous Hindi dialogue from the movie, "Abhi bhi haarkar jeetne wale ko Baazigar kehte hain..." The movie garnered much praise for the star, who later went on to portray a baddie in 'Darr' and 'Anjaam'. After the huge success of 'Chennai Express', Khan would be next be seen in Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year', opposite Deepika Padukone.http://www.indianexpress.com/news/shah-rukh-khan-gets-nostalgic-as-baazigar-completes-20-years/1193989/


Kolkata International Film Festival begins on Sunday

​ Showcasing a global mix of contemporary and regional cinema - the 19th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) will begin here on Sunday. The event will begin at Netaji Indoor stadium in presence of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee along with Indian cinema's bigwigs - Amitabh Bachchan, West Bengal's brand ambassador Shah Rukh Khan and Kamal Haasan. The eight-day-long carnival, featuring 189 films from 63 countries is likely to be an enriching experience for cinema connoisseurs. KIFF's latest edition has gone digital through a mobile application providing detailed information about the screenings across 13 venues in the city. Around 3,000 delegates and 24 international guests, including noted Israel filmmaker Amos Gitai will attend the film festival. To make it an inclusive affair, shows via mobile vans have been organised in five different pockets of the city. Rituparno Ghosh's film "Taak Jhaank' (Sunglass) will be premiered…

Shah Rukh Khan: I am ok if I am not reborn as a famous actor

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who turned 48, said he wants to work for the upliftment of society. "From this birthday onwards at least till two years I want to do work for upliftment of people who don't have life as good as me. I want to do something good in small little bits and pieces. I have told people in my team let's go and help needy people in a bigger way," SRK told reporters here. When asked if he wants to open an NGO, he said, "If I open an NGO I can't give time. My work is to give funds. I would help more NGOs rather than having my own." His children wished him at midnight and the actor says that since they are growing, he wants to spend more time with them. "Looking forward to spending a lot of quality time with my kids. I feel I need to spend little more time with them," he adds. Like every year, hundreds of fans gathered outside his residence 'Mannat' to wish the actor on his birthday. Shah Rukh s…

Shah Rukh Khan Announces SRK Live in Concert in Dubai!

Shah Rukh Khan sure loves Dubai! SRK, who's been shooting for Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year' in Dubai since 1 September 2013, has officially announced his Access All Areas – SRK Live in Concert show in Dubai. And we can reveal that Shah Rukh's 'Chennai Express' and 'Happy New Year' co-star Deepika Padukone will be part of the show!
Access All Areas – SRK Live in Concert will take place on 1 December at the Dubai Internatıonal Crıcket Stadıum, which has a capacity to accommodate 25,000 people. We're thinking a whole lot of SRK fans!  
The show will be SRK's first live concert in Dubai since 2008. 
So what's going to be the most unique aspect of this Shah Rukh Khan show in Dubai? Well, leading up to the show, there will be contests conducted via different media, where people can win a chance to be on stage with Shah Rukh Khan and the other stars! Plus, fans will also be picked to get onstage during the show! 
Want backstage access to the stars…

Shah Rukh Khan, the King of Hearts: I read every letter sent to me on my birthday

Even as Bollywood's Badshah Shah Rukh Khan cut the many birthday cakes that the media brought for him on his 48th birthday, the superstar maintains that he is not used to celebrating his birthday from early childhood days.

The scene outside his Mumbai bungalow Mannat at Bandstand is chaotic. There is a huge crowd of eager fans who have thronged the place just to get one glimpse of the Chennai Express star. There are banners proclaiming, 'Happy Birthday Shah Rukh. We love you King Khan.' There are others who burst fire crackers to show their love and another bunch is beating drums in celebration of their matinee idol's birthday. And of course there are traffic jams outside on the road, much to the consternation of the SRK's neighbours. The cops even indulge in mild lathi charge.      

Inside the bungalow, addressing the media SRK says, "I can't thank God enough for the love people outside show towards me. May God bless them all and …

Shahrukh Khan celebrates 48th birthday, thanks fans for wishes

Bollywood Baadshah Shahrukh Khan celebrates his 48th birthday today, November 2. Like every year, this time too, not only is the actor's house in Bandra been flocked with thousands of his fans, but his social networking site is also flooded with wishes from his fans and well-wishers. 

Popularly known as King Khan, Shahrukh, who was last seen in the blockbuster CHENNAI EXPRESS, is currently busy shooting for his next film HAPPY NEW YEAR with Farah Khan.
It is impossible for the actor to thank each one of them personally, but SRK made it a point to post a small thank you note on a micro-blogging site. 

''Thank u all on twitter for the madness u have created ha ha. Ppl think I am a mkting genius. But it's u all who make the madness. Love u most,'' posted King Khan. 

He further added, ''Thank u everyone. All who came outside the house with crackers & posters. Love to u all & apologies to the neighbours. Ur love makes me happy.'' 

Well, we too wis…

BIRTHDAY SPECIAL: Shah Rukh Khan Means Love. Real Love.

What's the one probable thing linking a German schoolteacher, a Russian industrialist, an Indian student and a Dutch painter? What could such diverse people, from What's the one probable thing linking a German schoolteacher, a Russian industrialist, an Indian student and a Dutch painter? What could such diverse people, from completely different walks of life, milieu and geographical locations possibly have in common? The answer, most probably, is a love for Bollywood, and for one man in particular… Shah Rukh Khan.Shah Rukh Khan. The man who literally came from nowhere, and soon enough took over one of the biggest film industries in the world: Bollywood. A man whose charisma, wit and charm is unparalleled. A man whose mere mention causes worldwide frenzy.A man like no other… My love affair with films and Shah Rukh Khan in particular (both are synonymous, see) began nearly two decades ago. I remember watching 'Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jaayenge' at the tender, impressionab…

Happy birthday Shah Rukh Khan: Some unknown facts about King Khan

Here are some unknown facts about the star that probably only a die-hard SRK fan would know. (Express archive photo)

As Bollywood Baadshah Shah Rukh Khan turns another year older somehow gets even more charismatic. Here are some unknown facts about the star that probably only a die-hard SRK fan would know. 1. The actor is said to have not been very good in Hindi during his school days. However, his mother promised to take him to the cinema if he passed. Having a love for films from an early age, Khan scored top marks from then on.2. Before becoming a star, Shah Rukh Khan ran a restaurant in Dariya Ganj in New Delhi, India for a brief period.Happy Birthday Shah Rukh, King Khan is 483. Shah Rukh feels he is not a good swimmer and feels shy swimming in front of people. 4. Shah Rukh does not like ice cream. Hard to believe but true! and the superstar is also scared of riding horses.In Pics: Top roles we love King Khan in5. Shah Rukh wears his wedding ring on his right hand. He ma…

Shah Rukh Khan invites media for his birthday

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan carries on the tradition of inviting media on his birthday this year too. He turns 48 on Saturday, and has planned a sit-down gathering with journalists at his home.Shah Rukh stays with his family at his palatial bungalow, Mannat, located at Bandstand in Bandra."I feel very weird when people celebrate my birthday with great enthusiasm every year. So, you all (reporters) are invited. Come to my home. We will sit down, have cold drinks and chat and all," Shah Rukh said at a launch event. Meanwhile, the actor, who was last seen in Rohit Shetty's Chennai Express, is busy shooting for Farah Khan's Happy New Year.Slated to release next year, the film also features Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani and Sonu Sood.Source: 
http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-10-31/news-interviews/43559082_1_palatial-bungalow-mannat-birthday