5 Times Shah Rukh Khan Surprised Us With His Film Choices

Anushka Halve


Shah Rukh Khan surprised audiences with his portrayal of an obsessive stalker in this psychological thriller. Known for his romantic roles, Khan took a bold step by playing a negative character and showcased his versatility as an actor.

Chak De! India

In Chak De, Shah Rukh Khan played the role of a hockey coach for the Indian women's national team. This film marked a departure from his usual romantic roles and highlighted his ability to portray a strong, determined character. 


Khan surprised us once again by choosing this heartwarming comedy-drama. His performance was subtle yet impactful and got a lot of love from audiences.


This superhero film challenged Khan to step into the realm of science fiction and special effects. Khan's decision to take on this complex project surprised many, but his dedication and commitment to the role were evident.

My Name is Khan

In this critically acclaimed drama, Khan portrayed a character with Asperger's syndrome. The film tackled the sensitive subject of Islamophobia and showcased Khan's ability to handle impactful and socially relevant roles.

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