Fondly known as the King Khan of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan not only has a nationwide but also a global appeal when it comes to his stardom. Fans across the world have appreciated the actor in almost all the avatars that he has entertained us with, over the decades. Even today, he is one among the iconic Khans who has maintained a stupendous box office record, at the same time, the actor has received many acknowledgements and awards for his global image.
Now, after the French honour, Shah Rukh Khan received the Global Diversity Award for his outstanding contribution in cinema and for other endeavours. Thrilled about adding yet another feather to his cap, Shah Rukh Khan said he has been humbled by this award and that he has got more than what he deserved. Explaining his London connection, the actor also mentioned that his first visit to this England capital was during Baazigar, one of the initial days of his Bollywood career.
Shah Rukh Khan has won around 14 Filmfare awards and is also considered as a global icon for a lot of social work that he is involved in which includes working for the well being of acid attack victims. Shah Rukh Khan who started off his career in small screen with serials like 'Fauji' and 'Circus', gained fame in Bollywood with films like Deewana, Baazigar, Darr among others and was later titled as the Romance King with films like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil Toh Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai to his credit.