Shah Rukh Khan, the man who redefined the meaning of romance in Hindi Film Industry, turns 51 today. Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) is known as the King of Romance and also of hearts, as he is ruling the billion of hearts since past three decades.
Shah Rukh khan as of now has appeared in more than 80 Bollywood movies and earns many of the awards including 14 Filmfare awards to his name.
He not just redefined the meaning of love and romance in Indian movie industry but also redefined the acting skills with his great acting skills. He made millions of people cry when he cried on screen, he made people fall in love with him whenever he does romantic appearances.
Here we are listing the best of the Shah Rukh Khan movies which will be remembered forever for his great acting skills and which no other actor could have done with such brilliance.
Pardes was the superhit of that time and helped to establish SRK as a skilful actor in the industry. The cast with well-known names like Mahima Choudhary, Alok Nath, Amrish puri helped to raise the curiosity among the audience and the movie was received very well either.
In the film Darr, he played the negative role and essayed the role of an obsessive lover of Juhi Chawla and the lengths to which he goes to get the girl who is already engaged. And he redefined the characters played as the negative roles in the movies.
SRK plays a college teacher who helps three guys to get their love and fighting against the college principal. The film earned him Filmfare Award for the Best Actor. This was the first film in which Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh appeared together, which created a lot of buzz in the industry.
A blockbuster movie with a tragic story of a loser lover which helped Shah Rukh Khan won a Filmfare Award. The film was recently included in Time Magazine’s top 10 films of the millennium worldwide.
A story about a successful Indian scientist Mohan Bhargava (SRK) who returns to his village in India to take his nanny to America and while his stay in India how he rediscovers his roots and decides to stay back in his own country and the serve the nation. Swades was the first Indian film to be actually shot inside the NASA research centre in Florida. Most of the critics felt that this was SRK’s best performance till date.
Kal Ho Na Ho
The film narrates the story of an uptight student, Naina Kapur (Preity Zinta), who falls in love with her neighbour, Aman Mathur (Shahrukh Khan), a terminally ill patient. Meanwhile, Aman who loves Naina but cannot marry her tries to play matchmaker for her and her friend, Rohit Patel (Saif Ali Khan).
This love story across the border was beautifully shot between Veer Pratap Singh, an Indian air-force officer and Zaara Hayaat Khan, a Pakistani. In the movie, the acting skills of both the actors were widely praised and the SRK completely nailed the character of a 70-years old man.
SRK played the title role in the remake of 1978 Big B starrer Don. This role transformed SRK into the new age Don and was appreciated by the audience.
Chak De India!
This movie didn’t work well in the Box Office but wins the million of the hearts. SRK played the role of Kabir Khan, an ousted national hockey player who puts in all his efforts to coach the Indian women’s hockey team and win the World Cup. And this movie has the potential to give the Goosebumps to the audience, no matters how many times you watch this.
My Name is Khan
SRK plays a Muslim man Rizwan Khan, who suffers from the Asperger syndrome, who wants to meet the US President and convey that all Muslims are not terrorists. The film was shot in the backdrop of 9/11 in America. This role earned SRK the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. And this is also amongst the best performances of SRK in his career.