Bollywood actor Khan to film in Miami

MIAMI, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- The upcoming filming in Miami of a new superhero movie starring Indian actor Shahrukh Khan represents a new trend in filmmaking, a film official says.

Khan taking over India's 'KBC' TV series

MUMBAI, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Actor Shahrukh Khan has been officially tabbed to take the reins of the popular Indian game show, "Kaun Banega Crorepati," next season.

Star's security guard arrested in Bombay

BOMBAY, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- One of India's top Bollywood stars security guards has been arrested for allegedly killing another guard at the star's Bombay residence.

South Asian stars in tsunami aid concert

BOMBAY, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Indian and Pakistani film stars and performing artists raised funds for tsunami survivors in a six-hour concert in Bombay. In the first and largest event of its type, the show called "Help!" was broadcast on several news and entertainment television chann

Two dead in clash at Sri Lanka concert

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- At least two people were killed and 18 others injured after someone tossed a hand grenade during a concert in Sri Lanka.

Concert grenade kills 2 in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- At least two people were killed Saturday and 18 others injured in an explosion at a concert Colombo, Sri Lanka, the BBC reported.
Shahrukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan (Hindi: शाहरुख़ ख़ान, Urdu: شاہ رُخ خان; born 2 November 1965), sometimes credited as Shah Rukh Khan, is an Indian actor and a prominent Bollywood figure, as well as a film producer and television host.

Khan began his career appearing in several television serials in the late 1980s. He made his film debut in Deewana (1992). Since then, he has been part of numerous commercially successful films and has earned critical acclaim for many of his performances. Khan has won thirteen Filmfare Awards for his work in Indian films, seven of which are in the Best Actor category.

Khan's films such as Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Chak De India (2007), Om Shanti Om (2007) and Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008) remain some of Bollywood's biggest hits, while films like Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Veer-Zaara (2004) and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006) have been top-grossing Indian productions in the overseas markets, making him one of the most successful actors of India. Since 2000, Khan branched out into film production and television presenting as well. He is the founder/owner of two production companies, Dreamz Unlimited and Red Chillies Entertainment. In 2008, Newsweek named him one of the 50 most powerful people in the world.

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