Shahrukh buys Kolkata Knight Riders

2008
Shahrukh buys Kolkata Knight Riders
  • Shahrukh bought IPL franchise, Kolkata Knight Riders for $75 million in partnership with Juhi Chawla and her husband, Jay Mehta.
  • His team bought the most expensive player of the opening season, Shoaib Akhtar for $425,000.
  • The team has won the IPL title twice, first in 2012 and then in 2014.

SRK turns realty developer with $2.2 billion property

2008
 SRK turns realty developer with $2.2 billion property
  • Shahrukh Khan had invested in the development of a beachfront property in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.
  • Spread across 3 million square feet and christened as SRK Boulevard, the property consists of multiple residential complexes, world-class hotels, shopping malls and specially designed studios.
  • The project was designed by Tony Ashai of Los Angeles-based 'Ashai Design Corporation' and planned by a team of international experts.

Another feather in SRK’s hat

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Shahrukh along with his wife, Gauri founded Red Chillies Entertainment which is a motion picture production and distribution company in 2002.

King Khan acquires 26% stake in KidZania

2011
 King Khan acquires 26% stake in KidZania
  • Bollywood heartthrob Shahrukh Khan had acquired 26% stake in KidZania, an international chain of family education centres, through his company Imagination Edutainment in India.
  • The rest of the 74% stake is owned by KidZ Inc of Singapore.
  • KidZania is a privately held Mexican company. It allows children to work and earn money.

Shahrukh buys Maratha Mandir

2015
 Shahrukh buys Maratha Mandir
  • After DDLJ completed 1009 weeks in Maratha Mandir, theatre owner PK Bechara announced that he will no longer have the movie's screenings as he was incurring huge losses.
  • On hearing the news, Shahrukh Khan signed a deal with Bechara and bought Maratha Mandir to ensure the smooth screening of DDLJ.
  • He did this to maintain his reign and edge over other Bollywood biggies.

After KKR, Shahrukh now owns Trinidad and Tobago

10 Jun 2015
After KKR, Shahrukh now owns Trinidad and Tobago
  • Bollywood superstar, Shahrukh has bought Caribbean Premier League (CPL) franchise, Trinidad and Tobago to give a tough competition to the Hollywood franchise owners of CPL.
  • The T&T team had made it to the semifinals last year.
  • SRK was quoted as saying, "This is in line with our vision to expand globally."