Deemed as the ‘King of Bollywood’, Shahrukh Khan is the highest paid Indian movie star. The actor has billions of fans across the world and is considered as one of the most successful movie stars in the world. When considered his income and overall net worth, Shahrukh Khan is rightfully named as the ‘Baadshah of Bollywood’ as he is the richest actor that has ever existed in the Indian film industry and has secured that position for over several years. Apart from being a successful actor and a television presence, he is also a producer and is co-chairman of a production company called Red Chillies Entertainment.
Shahrukh Khan’s Early Life
The world famous actor, ShahrukhKhan was born into a Muslim family on 2nd November 1965 in New Delhi. He came from a middle-class family and studied at the St. Columba’s School. He had always been invested in his academics as well as multiple extracurricular activities such as sports and acting. He left his university education to explore his passion for acting and attended the National School of Drama during the early days of his careers in Bollywood. He has 3 kids from his wife named Gauri Chibber. The amalgamation of Hindu and Muslim religion in their house has led to his children following the traditions of both religions.
Shahrukh Khan Net Worth
Shahrukh Khan’s net worth has grown exponentially over the last 3 decades and has been ever-growing at a steady rate of 8% every year. Only last year, his net worth was around 600 million dollars which has now increased to 680 million dollars. With Shahrukh Khan’s net worth, he has helped millions of people and has also been honoured with UNESCO’s Pyramide con Marni award back in 2011. Let us see how much his net worth has increased over the past 5 years of his acting career:
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Shahrukh Khan’s Salary
Shahrukh Khan is the richest Bollywood actor and thus has a hefty annual income. He earns more than INR 300 crores every year as he charges around 25 to 30 crores for each movie that he stars in. Movies are not the sole contributor to Shahrukh Khan’s net worth. The actor and producer has also done several advertisements and brand promotions for accumulating wealth. Let us have a look at how much Shahrukh Khan’s approximate monthly income as well as yearly income is:
|Net Worth in 2021||$680 million or INR 5059 crores|
|Monthly Income||More than 20 crores|
|Yearly Income||More than 300 crores|
|Earning Factors||Movies, Television Series, Ads and Promotions|
Shahrukh Khan’s Lifestyle
With such a vast net worth, Shahrukh Khan has been known to lead a lavish lifestyle for himself as well as his family. While he loves to indulge in luxurious assets such as expensive cars and apparels and watch, he is known to be a very down-to-earth person who appreciates simple things in life.
Shahrukh Khan’s House
The multi-million dollar Bollywood actor has several properties inside as well as outside of India. His first house, Mannat, approximately costs over 250 crores and is deemed as one of top ten luxury villas in the world. He also has a luxurious house in London which costs around 200 crores. Another big asset of Shahrukh Khan is his Dubai villa which costs more than 200 crores.
Shahrukh Khan’s Cars
It is obvious that with Shahrukh Khan’s net worth of 680 million dollars, he has a luxury lifestyle and thus, a huge collection of cars. You can expect that he has the best in class cars which are quite expensive. Here is a detailed list of his cars with their approximate costs:
|Bentley||Continental GT- More than 5 Crores|
|Hyundai||Creta- Around 12 lakhs|
|BMW||I8- 3 Crores 7 series- 2 crores 6 series convertible- 1 crore|
|Mitsubishi||Pajero- 1 Crore|
|Rolls Royce||Phantom Drophead- Around 7 crores|
|Bugatti||Veyron- Around 12 Crores|
|Toyota||Land Cruiser- 1 crore|
|Audi||A8 L- 2 Crores|
|Range Rover||Sport- 1 Crore|
Shahrukh Khan is rightfully called the King when it comes to Bollywood as he has billions of fans who are not only limited to India but all of Asia as well as the whole world. It is estimated that Shahrukh Khan will cross his net worth to at least a billion dollars by the end of 2025, making him one of the richest actors in the world.
Shahrukh Khan’s Career in Indian Films and Television
Shahrukh Khan’s debut film was supposed to be a television series called Dil Dariya. However, due to delay in production, his debut television series was Fauji. From 1988 till 1991, he kept on acting in numerous television series. In 1991, Shahrukh Khan moved from Delhi to Mumbai as a means to escape the grief of his mother’s death. He was quickly signed to four films including his first debut film in Bollywood, ‘Deewana’, released in 1992. The film was an instant box office hit and thus successfully launched the career of Shahrukh Khan. He even earned the best Male Debut award in the Filmfare Awards for his performance in this movie.
Apart from his usual heroic roles, Shahrukh Khan has also been critically acclaimed for his villainous roles in movies like ‘Baazigar’ and ‘Darr’. He even received a Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative role. He did several romantic films in his career during the years 1995 through 1998 which gained him numerous Filmfare award nominations as well as winners. While these movies were adding up Shahrukh Khan’s net worth, he faced many career challenges during the early 2000’s. However, Shahrukh Khan, who is usually known as SRK, surged in 2004 again with his movie ‘Main Hoon Na’. The film was followed by a number of successful films that overall adds up to 100 movies that Shahrukh Khan has starred in.