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The biggest name in Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan has appeared in more than 80 movies and has become a household name the world over. Khan's career spanning 30 years has earned him numerous awards and accolades.
From villain to love interest, Shah Rukh Khan has played a wide range of roles in some of India's most recognized movies. He is also valued by many for his human kindness, as he has been a carer for his sister for many years. He is as a Muslim, but married a Hindu woman despite their cultural and religious differences. Outside of acting, Shah Rukh Khan is a huge cricket fan and owns the Kolkata Knight Riders team.
Many left-leaning Indians pointed out that the legendary singer had supported PM Narendra Modi, while some Hindu extremists accused Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, a Muslim, of "spitting" on Mangeshkar at her funeral.