Shah Rukh Khan celebrated his birthday on November 2 in grand style. The media and the general public gathered outside his palatial bungalow Mannat to wish the superstar. SRK who turned 46 said, “I feel blessed that the media is always present during my birthday. I treat all the people from the media fraternity as my family.”
There are mixed reports about his magnum opus Ra. One. While some say it has broken records, other trade magazines say that the collections are not as good as predicted and the movie has lagged behind ‘Bodyguard’. Shah Rukh did not seem to be bothered, he said, “I don’t really bother about the collection. Since the time the movie has released I have traveled all the way from Los Angeles to Bhatinda. Everyone has been talking about the film. People are writing and talking good things and bad things about the film, but at the end of the day I feel everything happens for good.”
Shah Rukh Khan said that best gift ever that he has got was from one of his close friends. One of my close friends had gifted a locket to me.” Shah Rukh said, “The locket would open up and had a picture of my mother and my father in it. I still have it with me. I was very touched.”
Ra One which was made at the cost of Rs. 150 crore has already recovered the cost and had touched Rs. 170 crore at the end of the Diwali run. Several top-lined Bollywood celebrities wished the ‘badshaah of Bollywood’ with their compliments for the double celebration.
Katrina Kaif termed SRK as the charmer and said that she was always in awe of him. Urmila Matondkar who had acted with him in his second film ‘Chamatkar’ (1992) said that she adores him. Arjun Rampal said that he has the highest regard for SRK and his passion towards work make him the real rockstar. Imran Khan, who is from rival Aamir Khan, also said that SRK was indeed, a live wire and this quality has made him a heart-throb of millions. Priyanka Chopra, whom the media reported of, as having an affair with SRK, tweeted to the star, Here’s wishing the true king of hearts srk a super happy birthday… May u always have happiness, peace and love..G.one forever.” Shah Rukh Khan retweeted, “thanx Roma, here’s to ur beauty, ur voice, all those things & happy mood swings. please please keep me as ur songwriter. Lov.” Roma is Priyanka Chopra’s character in Don 2. We at BOB wish SRK and wish him a great year ahead.