Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, often addressed as King Khan, is notably one of the top actors Bollywood ever witnessed. With a career spanning almost three decades, Khan has delivered hits and ruled not only our hearts but also the whole of Bollywood. The fame and recognition he’s garnered is not only limited to India, but the whole world. Of course, fame comes with a hefty price. In Shah Rukh Khan’s case, it was the numerous controversies he’s been linked to. More often than not, he made the headlines for not the best of reasons. Let’ take a look at some of these controversies.
1.) Shah Rukh Khan opted for sex determination?
Everyone knows AbRam, the star’s youngest child, who was born through surrogacy. Before his birth, it had been alleged that Khan and his wife, Gauri Khan had gone for the sex determination of this child. So much so that the Government ordered the matter to be investigated.
2.) Life-long ban from Wankhede stadium.
The infamous incident took place after Kolkata Knight Rider’s match, in Wankhede stadium. Khan was accused of abusing the security as well as the the MCA president. To make matters worse, a video of that incident went viral, showing Shah Rukh using a very foul cuss word while abusing the said authorities.
3.) Alleged slapping incident.
The ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jaayege’ actor had allegedly slapped Shirish Kunder, Farah Khan’s husband, at Sanjay Dutt’s Agneepath success party. Farah Khan had also confirmed by a message to the reporters. All, however, was well after their reunion at Khan’s mansion, Mannat.
Known to be a chain-smoker, Khan has been spotted numerous times with a cigarette between his fingertips. However, a complaint was lodged against him for smoking at Sawai Maan Singh Stadium, in Jaipur.
5.) Accused of not giving due credit to Abhijeet Bhattacharya.
In an interview, the singer furiously accused Khan of not giving him the credit he deserved for his contribution in Main Hoon Na and Om Shanti Om.