New Delhi, Oct 24 - Every one knows that "RA. One" is Shah Rukh Khan's most ambitious sci-fi superhero film that is coming out on Diwali Wednesday. Here are some more tidbits about the much awaited film:
* Directed by Anubhav Sinha, the film, which also stars Kareena Kapoor and Arjun Rampal in prominent roles, has been made on a Rs. 150 budget crore and has already created a lot of buzz.
New Delhi, Oct 24 - After extensive promotional activities and the alluring charm of Shah Rukh Khan, the five-day long weekend seems to be perfect setting to release "RA. One". The sci-fi film is coming on Diwali Wednesday and the cash registers are already ringing thanks to advance bookings.
New Delhi, Oct 24 - Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has left no stone unturned to make his dream project "RA. One" a success and at Rs. 150 crore is the third Indian film to cross the Rs. 100 crore mark.
"It is possible that this film is the third big-budget movie," said film historian film historian S. M. M. Ausaja.
New Delhi, Oct 17 - Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has shot a special episode of "Kaun Banega Crorepati 5", asked megastar Amitabh Bachchan to exchange the famous hot seat with him.
Shah Rukh had a special reason behind this: He wanted the Big B to experience the anxiety that all contestants go through when they take the hot seat to play the game show, said a source.
Bangalore, Oct 17 - Shah Rukh Khan knows his marketing tricks well -- and he proved it when he greeted and interacted with his fans here in Kannada, drawing a huge approving roar.
The 45-year-old, on a multi-city promotional tour, was in the Silicon City Sunday.
He spoke in Kannada much to the delight of his fans. Shah Rukh started his speech by greeting his fans with a "Namaskaara"!
New Delhi, Oct 13 - Shah Rukh Khan has credited his fans for making him who he is and believes it's their love that had made him a superstar.
The 45-year-old actor is touring India to promote his dream project "Ra. One" and is connecting with the masses by traveling to cities he has never been before.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan launched the music album for the Tamil version of his upcoming superhero film ''Ra One'' here on Monday.
Talking about the movie, Khan said that it was a dream come true for him to share the silver screen with Tamil Superstar Rajnikanth.
New Delhi, Oct 8 - Superstar Shah Rukh Khan was left amazed at Amitabh Bachchan's energy levels when he went for a special shoot on the 68-year-old megastar's quiz show "Kaun Banega Crorepati".
"KBC was fun though I am sure very tiring for Mr. B... hats off to him...(sic)" Shah Rukh posted on Twitter.
Shah Rukh, who is busy promoting his film "RA. One" these days, shot for the show in Mumbai Friday.
His superhero film is releasing this Diwali, Oct 26.
New Delhi, Oct 7 - Actor Shahid Kapoor found himself in the midst of a controversy when his Twitter account suddenly stopped following Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on the micro-blogging site.
"What's up people ... Read the weirdest story that I had stopped following SRK ... Only to realise that I actually had ... No clue how," Shahid posted on his account.
New Delhi, July 25 Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, a doting father of two children - Aryan, 14 and Suhana, 11, was overwhelmed when he met Sanjay Dutt's twins.
"Had dinner with sanju baba and manyata... they have the most beautiful babies in the world. Masah Allah...," Shah Rukh posted on Twitter Sunday night.
New Delhi, March 18 : He might be called the Badshah of Bollywood, but superstar Shah Rukh Khan considers himself labour class.
"I consider myself labour class as I like to maintain an active lifestyle. I like to work all day round and when it is taken away, it affects me mentally. And that percolated down to my family... as a result, everyone in my house also becomes sad," said Shah Rukh while speaking at the India Today Conclave here Friday.
New Delhi, March 18 : Bollywood lacks three very essential skills - screenplay writing, technology and discipline - says superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has been in the industry for almost two decades.
Mumbai, Feb 12 : After the release of his film ''My Name is Khan'' amidst Shiv Sena''s protests, Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan has now expressed his regret on social networking site Twitter over his alleged remarks favouring the inclusion of Pakistani players in the third edition of the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament.
Mumbai, Feb 9 : Despite the verbal battle between Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan and Shiv Sena activists coming to an end, Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar is taking no chances ahead of the release of his film ''My Name is Khan'' and has met Mumbai Police Commissioner D Sivanandan.
Johar has sought police security ahead of the film''s release, and told media that he has received assurances of full protection and that the film will be released on schedule.
Nevada (US), Jan 29 : Bollywood’s megastar Shahrukh Khan’s lifelike wax figure was reportedly unveiled at renowned Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Hollywood (USA) today.
Filmfare winner Shahrukh (Chak De India!), 44, is the first Bollywood star to be inducted into this Museum, which boasts of wax figures of celebrities like Audrey Hepburn, Clark Gable, Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Kidman, Johnny Depp, Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Spielberg, Beyonce, David Beckham, etc.
New Delhi, Dec 4 : It seems that Shah Rukh Khan has buried the hatchet with Aamir Khan ever since the "Ghajini" star apologised to his children for making fun of him. Shah Rukh said he has no hard feelings for his colleague.
Mumbai, Dec 2 : Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan has called for mass awareness on environment protection by saying little drops of water make a mighty ocean.
Addressing a gathering at the screening and a photo exhibition on ''Environment Protection'' organised by Consulate General of France here on Tuesday, Khan said: "Every individual must be utmost cautious and not to waste natural resources, be it water or any other entity.
Amritsar, Sept 3: Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan offered prayers at Golden Temple here last evening. (Join Shahrukh Khan Fan Club)
Mumbai, May 27 : Bollywood actor, Shah Rukh Khan has asked the Centre to remove the Value Added Tax (VAT) and Service Tax on the entertainment industry and sought the conferment of de-facto industry status today.
New Delhi, May 22 : Following a controversy earlier this week about Knight Riders’ owner Shahrukh Khan presence in his team’s dressing room and dug out, “King Khan” has written to his team that he won’t be present in the stadiums for the remaining two matches, the penultimate one to be played today against the Delhi Daredevils here.
Mumbai, Mar 13: Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan has said that he was happy to be called 'No. 2' of Indian cinema.
Aamir had recently remarked that he himself was the numerouno of Bollywood and Shahrukh was only number two.
To this, Shahrukh Khan's reply was: "Aamir is a dear friend and if he has said that I am the No. 2 actor, it is a great compliment to me".
Kolkata, Mar. 11: Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan and his business partners today launched their Indian Premier League (IPL) team -- the Kolkata Knight Riders, with panache.
Speaking at the launch, Khan said the catch line for his team would be ‘All The Kings Men’, and added that no stone would be left unturned as far publicity for the team is concerned.
With ‘KRAZZY 4’, King Khan marks a comeback to Rakesh Roshan's production house.
Directed by Rakesh Roshan’s assistant, Raja (Jaideep) Sen, KRAZZY 4 is being eagerly awaited, more so due to its super hot item number, featuring King Khan.
According to hearsays, this item song alone costs Rs 2 crore.
The other item number in the movie will feature Hrithik Roshan.
Rakesh Roshan’s ‘KRAZZY 4’, featuring Juhi Chawla, Arshad Warsi, Irrfan Khan, Rajpal Yadav and Suresh Menon, is turning bigger day by day.
Directed by Rakesh Roshan’s assistant, Raja (Jaideep) Sen, KRAZZY 4 is being eagerly awaited, more so due to its super hot item number, featuring King Khan and Hrithik Roshan.
While Bollywood’s global star King Khan has already shot for his part, superhero Hrithik Roshan will do the same, in February.
New Delhi, Feb 13: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will once again don the quizmaster's role in what could be India's biggest reality game show on television.