Shahrukh Khan is an actor in Bollywood and earns from his sponsorship and movies. It is a fact he owns many businesses, creating a business empire in the world and India.
Overview of Shahrukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan is known as SRK. He is the Badshah of Bollywood. He has done many successful movies in the Indian cinema. He received Filmfare awards and Padma Shri. His net worth and income are high, and his investment portfolio estimates at $600 million net worth.
He was born on 2 November 1965 in New Delhi. His schooling was from St. Columba’s School. His sports career came to a halt due to his shoulder injury. He graduated from Hansraj College, in economics. He did acting from Delhi Theatre Action Group and enrolled for a master of communication.
He lost his father in 1981 and his mother in 1991. He took care of Shahnaz, his elder sister. He married Gauri in 1991 and has one daughter and two sons.
10 Facts of Shahrukh Khans Business Empire
1. Movie career
Shahrukh Khan started his journey with the Fauji serial. He played in the Circus series a role and signed a full-time career in Bollywood. His salary per month was Rs. 25000, and soon he established himself giving blockbuster movies. In 1996, his films went flop, and he again picked up in 1997 to 1999, giving popular movies. There are flops and large successes, the recent one Pathan earned him whooping amounts.
2. Other ventures besides films
Shahrukh Khan juggles his venture with other business ideas, besides his Bollywood acting career. The actor makes smart business moves and owns many flourishing ventures. He knows to invest right and does good business investments.
3. Kolkata Knight Riders stakeholder
Shahrukh Khan was the first actor to invest in the IPL. He, with Juhi Chawla and her husband Jay Mehta, owns the Kolkata Knight Riders franchise. In 2017, Gauri and Shahrukh bought franchises in eight-team T20 Cricket South Africa’s Global League.
4. Brand endorsements
The popularity of Shahrukh Khan has earned him several endorsements. He is a brand, the face of fancy watches, aerated drinks, mobiles, and swanky cars. He is in the Diwali ads fetching him accolades, and an expert in risk management.
5. Box Office earnings
SRK has profit share earnings under Red Chilies Entertainment. He takes from box office earnings the profits to his home. Today most top stars males; Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan also take a share ranging from 50 to 80 percent in the film profits. They also get an upfront flat fee.
Shahrukh Khan loves entertaining kids and endorses the brand KidZania. He runs the India operations franchises and owns 26 Percent of this company. India’s CEO and Director of KidZania reveal their Mumbai project costs approximately Rs. 100 crores. Shahrukh bought a massive stake to offer international edutainment for kids. After Mumbai, the actor invested in Noida theme park as a second investment in this venture.
7. Wedding performances
Weddings in India are a big deal and are famous across the globe. There are opulent wedding parties, and its grandeur accelerates with the Bollywood celebrities. King Khan is popular, and his charges range from Rs. 4 to 8 crore. The charge is to appear or give a performance at the wedding and a great addition to his investment portfolio.
8. VFX department
Shahrukh ventured in 2006 into an extension of the film business into visual effects. He started in Mumbai, a VFX studio, a few years ago. He is responsible for the graphics in movies Ra One, Chak De India, Phillauri, Krrish 3, and Zero. He is happy about the business ideas and opening the RC VFX new office.
9. TV Shows
His acting career in Shahrukh started with TV soaps such as Circus and Fauji. He also hosted Kaun Banega Crorepati, Zor ka Jahtka, Kya Aap Panchvi Pass Se Tez Hai, etc. His charge per episode was Rs. 2.5 crore and was a total wipeout.
10. Philanthropic projects
Shahrukh Kahn is the brand ambassador of government campaigns; including the National AIDS control organization and Pulse Polio. He was the UNOPS in 2011, the first global ambassador of the Water Supply and sanitation council. His Meer Foundation takes care of healthcare workers and has ties with Ek Saath Foundation. He is good with Risk Management and donates to various organizations and PM care funds.